Tom's Carnivores

Welcome carnivorous plant growers 🌱

Hello, my name's Tom 👋 Here on my website I write growing guides, build interactive tools, and share my experiences visiting other growers and botanic gardens. You can navigate using the categories above, or browse my most popular resources below.

Grow Guides & Interactive Tools

The Venus Flytrap
A Complete Care Guide

How to Grow Pitcher Plants
The Sarracenia Care Guide

Tropical Pitcher Plants
How to Care for Monkey Cups

The Interactive Guide

Explore my greenhouse

I'm writing profiles of all the carnivorous plants in my collection, starting with my 200+ Nepenthes tropical pitcher plants. Each profile includes botanical history, growing tips, photos, conservation status, availability, and more. Here are my most recent profiles:

Read my latest blog posts

On my blog you'll find grower interviews, cultivation advice, and articles documenting my visits to many world-famous nurseries, private collections, and botanic gardens.