South Africa's largest selection carnivorous plants under one roof!


HUNGRY and GORGEOUS!  Whether you are a newbie looking to care for your very first venus fly trap, or expanding your existing carnivorous plant collection with that ultra-rare cultivar, we are confident that you will find something just waiting for you in our wonderful world of carnivores


we grow carnivorous plants
"The most exclusive carnivorous plant shop on the African continent"
- Albert du Plessis 
  • At Cultivo, WE GROW AND SELL a monstrous variety of only the best quality LIVE CARNIVOROUS PLANTS and ship orders 5 days per week across SOUTH AFRICA and beyond
  • We specialise in the RARE & EXOTICS of the carnivorous plant world.  We mainly focus on known (google-able😜) cultivars, varieties and plants with location data not found in traditional stores.  We also offer a complete range carnivorous plants for beginner growers, high quality premixed carnivorous plant soil, pots, planters and related growing supplies as well as Grow-your-own seed starter kits PLUS an extensive carnivorous plant seed catalogue
  • Cultivo is an online-only store and all of our sales are managed via our website.  Various shipping options are available at checkout as well as a self-collect option from our partners at Strawberry pot nursery in Centurion

Feel the magic!

  • To experience our plants in their majestic glory and highlight seasonal changes year round, Strawberry pot nursery offer an amazing carnivorous plant display from our personal collection and also sell a selected range of our plants and products in a dedicated section for in-store shoppers
  • Whether it be from Diflora, Borneo Exotics, BCP or Wistuba, we also import, grow and sell TOP quality plants from world renowned leaders and private growers in the carnivorous plants world. PRE-sales, freshly imported plants and wholesale & distribution options are available straight from our web-store in collaboration with our sister company - Plant Imports South Africa


GO TO MENU (top left) for our full catalogue

  • We take nature conservation seriously and while MOST carnivorous plants are rare, MANY are also endangered.  Therefore, all of the plants we offer are either imported from reputable nurseries and private growers or are locally propagated from seeds, cuttings, divisions and our own tissue culture program - We do not promote or sell wild collected plants

It's more than a shop...It's an experience

  • WE WANT YOU TO SUCCEED!  We are passionate about carni's and we'll teach you everything you need to know on how to grow these magnificent plants in our South African climate.  Being private collectors ourselves, we offer first-hand expert advice and host practical workshops, demonstrations and events throughout the year, suitable for all ages

We grow we sell we teach all things carnivorous

For more info and some quick answers to those burning questions, check out our FAQ section below

Frequently asked questions

Latest News 

  • Join us at Strawberry pot on 27 May for our next carni-licious event:  AROUND THE WORLD IN 80...minutes.  Plaasnooi will be indulging us with a very exciting coffee paring experience while we delve deeper into the various bug-munching plants from around the world.  Bookings are essential.  Please get in touch with us or contact Doné @ Plaasnooi 084 604 4169 to reserve your seat before 13h00 on Thursday, 25 May
  • Save 20% on our FRESH IMPORTS Flash Sale - Hurry! This is a time sensitive offer and only available while stocks last >>> Get in on the action HERE
  • PLANT DISPLAY AND IN-STORE shoppers:  Our winter bulbs just arrived at Strawberry pot!  Come see what to expect from your carnivorous plants during winter dormancy.  From the beginner enthusiast to the ultimate connoisseur - we're sure you'll find something that’ll CATCH your eye.  Come check them out at 202 Hendrik Verwoerd drive, Wierdapark - open 7 days a week!  Remember to bring your Strawberry pot loyalty card for 5% cashback on future purchases
  • Heads up East rand carni fans! Marvellous orchid - Boksburg now stocks a selection of our plants from our ‘Carnivorous plants for beginners’ range. They are located inside Lots of Pots @ 148 North Rand rd, Boksburg. Sensitive plants, carnivorous plant soil & distilled water are also available in-store. Happy shopping! PS.  Our terrarium workshop is coming your way - watch this space
  • Wanna feel the experience?! Come check out the largest selection carnivorous plants under one roof! Full plant display > View our hungry plants in gorgeous colours and pick up some in-store-only exclusives @ Strawberry pot 🔥