KILLER PLANTS

Real Names: Inapplicable

Identity/Class: Terrestrial plant mutates

Occupation: Inapplicable

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: None

Enemies: Ka-Zar (Kevin Plunder), Zabu

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: The Savage Land

First Appearance: Daredevil I#12 (January, 1966)

Powers/Abilities: The Killer Plants had large gaping jaws full of savage red teeth and long leafy arms to restrain their prey. They were vulnerable to fire. The plants protected the nearby Ju-Ju berries, which had healing properties.

Height: Variable
Weight: Variable
Eyes: Inapplicable
Hair: Inapplicable

History: (Daredevil I#12) – When Daredevil was badly wounded in battle in the Savage Land, Ka-Zar needed the juice of the Ju-Ju berry to heal him. After a long trek through the jungle, Ka-Zar found the berries guarded by a savage "killer plant," one with wide gaping jaws, sharp red teeth and eight leafy arms, each seemingly razor sharp. Ka-Zar fought the plant back with a club but a second plant ensnared him, leaving Ka-Zar to cry for help from Zabu.

(Daredevil I#13) – As Ka-Zar struggled to avoid being eaten by the killer plants, Zabu launched himself at the plants then Ka-Zar lit the plants on fire, hoping to kill them forever. Ka-Zar gathered the Ju-Ju berries to help his friend.

Comments: Created by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and John Romita, Sr..

Profile by Chadman.

CLARIFICATIONS:
The Killer Plants had no known connections to:


images: (without ads)
Daredevil I#12, p19, pan4 (Ka-Zar battling Killer Plants, main image)
Daredevil I#12, p20, pan4 (Killer Plants' leaves grabbing Ka-Zar)
Daredevil I#13, p4, pan1 (Ka-Zar facing the Killer Plants)


Appearances:
Daredevil I#12 (January, 1966) – Stan Lee (writer/editor), Jack Kirby, John Romita, Sr. (artists)
Daredevil I#13 (February, 1966) - Stan Lee (writer/editor), Jack Kirby, John Romita, Sr. (artists)


First Posted: 04/17/2018
Last updated: 04/16/2018

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