Saturday, May 29, 2010

MAN EATING PLANTS - ACTUALLY THEY ARE JUST MEAT EATING PLANTS

"Well, the former is certainly true. There are many plants in the world that eat meat. The great biologist, Charles Darwin, was fascinated by them and spent fifteen years of his life studying them."
SOURCE: unmuseum.org
COMPLETE LINK: http://www.unmuseum.org/maneatp.htm

Carnivorous plants only eat people in science fiction movies, but once in a while a small lizard, rodent, or bird will discover that a pitcher plant isn't a good place to get a drink.
SOURCE: kids.nationalgeographic.com
COMPLETE LINK: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/stories/animalsnature/meat-eating-plants/

ACCORDING to Wikipedia, "Nepenthes Rajah" is the largest Man Eating Plant which is not really man eating, rather small meat eating - rodents, I guess.
Sources:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nepenthes_rajah
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man-eating_tree

This link also has the same words to offer. For the sake of seeing more picture, you can visit the link below.
http://www.naturehills.com/the_facts_and_fiction_of_man_eating_plants.aspx




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