Элинка (elinka) wrote,

world's biggest, yuckiest flower

This photo taken in Batang Palupuh, Sumatra, Indonesia, in July 2005 shows the plant Rafflesia arnoldii. Scientists have used genetic analysis to solve the long-standing mystery of the lineage of the rafflesia flower, known for its blood-red bloom measuring three feet (1 meter) wide and its nauseating stench of rotting flesh published in the journal Science on January 11, 2007.


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