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CALIFORNIA CARNIVORES is a plant nursery located at 2833 Old Gravenstein Highway, in Sebastopol, California
Sebastopol, California
. Specializing in the cultivation of carnivorous plants , California
California
Carnivores is home to one of the largest collections of cultivated carnivorous plants in North America, and possibly the world, with more than 1,000 types of carnivorous plant on display or for sale in the retail section of the nursery.

CONTENTS

* 1 Owner * 2 Public displays * 3 See also * 4 References

OWNER

Main article: Peter D\'Amato

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Carnivores is owned by horticulturalist Peter D\'Amato , carnivorous plant expert and author of The Savage Garden: Cultivating Carnivorous Plants . He operates the nursery alongside general manager and chief plant propagator , Damon Collinsworth. Collinsworth also maintains the nursery's website and is in charge of photography. He was one of the nursery's first employees.

PUBLIC DISPLAYS

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Carnivores also provides consultation and plants for both temporary and permanent public exhibitions of carnivorous plants at museums, botanical gardens , and plant shows. Carnivorous plant exhibits at the San Antonio Botanical Garden and the San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers have featured plants grown and provided by California
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Carnivores in their exhibits.

SEE ALSO

* International Carnivorous Plant Society * North American Sarracenia Conservancy

REFERENCES

* ^ A B "About Us". californiacarnivores.com. California Carnivores. Archived from the original on 18 March 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ "Visit Us". californiacarnivores.com. California
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Carnivores. Archived from the original on 18 March 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ Amelinckx, Andrew (24 February 2015). "Feed me, Seymour!". Modern Farmer. Modern Farmer Media. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ Mcconahey, Meg (10 April 2014). "Plants with a mean streak". pressdemocrat.com. The Press Democrat. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ Adams, Paul (8 July 2013). "THE VIOLENT BEAUTY OF CARNIVOROUS PLANTS". Popular Science. Archived from the original on 11 March 2015. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ "Botanical Displays". californiacarnivores.com. California Carnivores. Archived from the original on 18 March 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ Lehmann, Tracy Hobson (28 June 2013). "Feasting flora lures prey, fans in exhibit". mysanantonio.com. Hearst Newspapers, LLC. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2016. * ^ Eaton, Joe; Sullivan, Ron (14 July 2010). "Snared by a taste for carnivorous plant life". sfgate.com. Hearst Newspapers, LLC. Archive