Videos April, 10 2012

Watch | California Carnivores – Plants with Appetites

California Carnivore, North America’s largest carnivorous plant nursery, is the result of an obsession with greenery and horror films. Founder Peter D’Amato’s childhood fascination with 60’s monster movies and a magazine called ‘Famous Monsters’ that advertised Venus flytraps in the back, lead to him collecting these creepy plants and eventually turning it into a career. An incredible range that includes varieties able to drug their pray, swallow a whole rat or create glues to trap insects and small animals. A plant that might attempt to bite your face off. Respect. Coolhunting caught up with D’Amato and his hungry friends, press play for more.