Largest   flower in the World was blooming  in Blanco Veracruz, Mexico.6 5/8 feet high and weighing 165 1/3 pounds. It has the peculiarity of blooming only three days every 40 years

Largest flower in the World was blooming in Blanco Veracruz, Mexico.6 5/8 feet high and weighing 165 1/3 pounds. It has the peculiarity of blooming only three days every 40 years

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 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…

One of nature's jewels that so many may never see.  The largest flower in the world was blooming in Blanco , Veracruz , Mexico .  Two meters (6 5/8 feet) high and weighing 75 kilos (165 1/3 lbs).  It has the peculiarity of blooming only during three days every 40 years.

One of nature's jewels that so many may never see. The largest flower in the world was blooming in Blanco , Veracruz , Mexico . Two meters (6 5/8 feet) high and weighing 75 kilos (165 1/3 lbs). It has the peculiarity of blooming only during three days every 40 years.

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”

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”

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