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Plant Nutrients and Soils - 14 Dodder – a parasitic plant Mistletoe in tree Coral Root Orchid Indian Pipe Pine Sap Leaves are not the Orchid Carnivorous plants are often perceived as heterotrophs, but they simply rely on an organic source of nitrogen to supplement their nitrogen needs.
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Unformatted text preview: The native habitats of most carnivorous plants are nitrogen poor, low pH bogs, and once they trap their prey, secrete protein-digesting enzymes to provide additional nitrogen. Nepenthes Venus Flytrap Bladderwort...
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This note was uploaded on 01/08/2012 for the course BIO 213 taught by Professor Makina during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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