Amorphophallus hewittii. Blooming only once every three...
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Image #cld1612088
SpeciesAmorphophallus hewittii
LocalitySarawak, Malaysia
DescriptionBlooming only once every three years, a corpse lily opens its enormous inflorescence in the lowland rainforest of Borneo. The white spadix generates its own heat which helps to disperse its rotting stench to attract flies and beetles as pollinators. 
Keywordsaraceae | aroid | arum | bloom | borneo | corpse | flora | flower | inflorescence | lily | mulu | odor | plant | smell | voodoo


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