Stinky the Corpse Flower’s Glorious however brief Life at De…

Denver Botanic Gardens took 8,278 photos of Stinky, the Amorphophallus titanum (remains blossom), from August 6-24, 2015 to reveal the plants’ significant flower cycle. The moment gap video clip reveals Stinky expanding from 2 feet to 5 feet 3 inches prior to it spread out dark wine red leaves and also launched a solid smell.

The plant, indigenous to Sumatra, launches the smell that appears like decomposing flesh to draw in pollinator bugs. The blossom just lasts 24-48 hrs and also the Gardens’ flower lasted the complete 48 hrs prior to rotting and also shutting.