Pelican Flower (Aristolochia grandiflora) These flowers are almost beautiful in their strangeness, with big inflated chambers instead of petals and intricate, colorful patterns of veins. But don’t get too close, or you won’t be able to get the dead mouse smell out of your nose for hours.
what a strange plant.... Symplocarpus renifolius is a PERENNIAL growing to 0.5 m (1ft 8in). . It is in flower from Feb to April, and the seeds ripen from Aug to September. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Insects. Poisonous.
Amorphophallus titanum (titan arum). The titan arum is a giant among plants, with a massive flowering structure that rises some three meters above the ground. Its flowering is rare and unpredictable, and always grabs the headlines! The titan arum dwells in the rainforests of western Sumatra, on steep hillsides that are 120 to 365 meters above sea level. Emits a nauseating smell on flowering.