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Accidental Scientist: Science of Gardening
Peter's Savage Garden (Clip)
Date: May 15, 2005
Running Time: 00:05:53

At the age of eleven, Peter D'Amato ordered a Venus flytrap from Famous Monsters magazine; thus began a lifetime of cultivating carnivorous plants. His small apartment became an urban jungle, so he moved to Sebastopol, California, the home of California Carnivores, where he grows and sells hundreds of other-worldly plants whose traps range from those small enough to capture protozoa to those big enough to contain a rodent.
Videos examine a wide range of plant cultivation including a community garden, raising carnivorous plants, and even a garden in Antarctica.

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