All about the Corpse Flower

All about the Corpse Flower

A Titan Arum plant preparing to Bloom at the US Botanic Garden in Washington, D. Wikimedia/US Botanic Garden 

another stinker, yet strangely beautiful. Due to its fragrance, which is reminiscent of the smell of a decomposing mammal, the Titan arum is also known as the “Corpse flower” or “Corpse plant”

L’Arum titan (Amorphophallus titanum) - The biggest flower of the world meters) La + grande fleur du monde !

Bunga Bangkay (Bgor, Indonesia) is said to be the biggest flower in the world. Anyone keen to challenge that?

They have this at the Huntington Gardens in LA - it's a'schmelly, too! The rare Titan flower known in Indonesia as Bunga Bangkay - corpse flower - (Bogor, Indonesia) is said to be the biggest flower in the world. Anyone keen to challenge that?

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Voodoo Lily by AJ Kahn. The Voodoo Lily emits a pungent and intense odour of rotting flesh

Corpse flower (Rafflesia arnoldii)

25 Most Unusual Flowers

25 Most Unusual Flowers: the most rare, spectacular and strangest flowers in the world.

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Nagapushpam Flower blooms once in 36 years.

This is Nagapushpam flower which blooms only once in 36 yrs. It bloomed today at at Manasarovar Himalayas. (naga means snake)

Amorphophallus titanum

6 of the Biggest Flowers on Earth

World's largest Flower from Sumatra Titan Arum weighing over 110 lbs and growing up to tall. Their smell, likened to rotting meat, is so bad it led to the common name 'corpse flower'. Scientific name: Amorphophallus titanum

Edithcolea grandis

Edithcolea grandis

The flower shown in the image - Amorphophallus titanum or Titan Arum - is indeed considered the largest in the world. Also known as the "Corpse Flower" because of its foul smell, Amorphophallus titanum is a prized addition to a number of well-known botanical gardens around the world.  Blooms once every 40 years for only 4 days.

Amorphophallus titanum (Titan arum) - The largest flower in the world was blooming in Blanco , Veracruz , Mexico . Two meters feet) high and weighing 75 kilos lbs). It has the peculiarity of blooming only during three days every 40 years.

Snapped: A corpse (flower) at Canada Blooms!

Snapped: A corpse (flower) at Canada Blooms!

Corpse Flower, Media Rooms, Garden Ideas, Home Theaters, Backyard Ideas

Titan Arum or 'Corpse Flower' by Michael Rothbart: Paul Berry, director of the UW-Madison Herbarium, stands next to a Titan Arum or "corpse flower"which is just 7' tall. It is named for its smell which is similar to that of a dead animal. http://www.news.wisc.edu/titanarum2001/index.htm The specimen at the U.S. Botanical Garden is expected to bloom imminently for the first time ever. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/16/when-will-dc-corpse-flower-bloom_n_3606797.html  #Flower…

Titan Arum or 'Corpse Flower' by Michael Rothbart: Paul Berry, director of the…

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