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 

The rare Titan flower known in Indonesia as Bunga Bangkay - corpse flower - (Bogor, Indonesia) is said to be the biggest flower in the world.

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?

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 !

The Titan Arum is also the largest flower in the world. How can this be? The Titan Arum is the largest composite flower, while Rafflesia is the largest individual flower! Both are also called Corpse Flower, because of their incredibly putrid aroma. Large = Stinky!

Find out about Amorphophallus titanum aka the Titan Arum or the "Corpse Flower" - it's one of the largest, rarest, and smelliest flowers in the world.

also known as corpse flower or devil flower.

White Bat Flower - ( Tacca Integrifolia ) The White bat flower, Tacca integrifolia, is a species of flowering plant in the yam family Dioscoreaceae.

Fascinating Plants, Rafflesia arnoldii  -  Rafflesia arnoldii is characterized as possessing the largest true flower on Earth. It grows in the tropical forests of Borneo and Sumatra, and can reach a diameter of 92 centimeters and weigh up to 10-11 kg. But there is another peculiarity that makes this flower interesting: it feels like decaying flesh, which earned it the nickname "flower corpse". The stink has a functional purpose because it attracts flies, beetles and other insects for…

8 plantes fascinantes qui poussent à travers le monde

Rafflesia Arnoldii the world’s largest flower. Diameter of about one meter and weighing up to ten kilograms. It's rare & not easily located, growing once a year, blooming for 5 days. Found in Indonesian rain forests of southeastern Asia and Philippines.

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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.

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.

corps flower - Carnivorous plant. I really want to see one of these bloom.

amorphophallus titanum, commonly called the "corpse flower" due to its odor, which is reminiscent of the smell of a decomposing mammal. it is a flowering plant with the largest unbranched inflorescence in the world and is endemic to western sumatra.

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