The largest flower in the world can be more than 3 meters tall and smells like rotten meat!

31 mai 2014 | Dans Biology, Nature, Records, Science
The largest flower in the world can be more than 3 meters tall and smells like rotten meat!

The arum titan is a flowering plant with the largest non branched inflorescence in the world, in fact, the flower can grow up to 3 meters in height and one of its leaves can grow to the size of a small tree. The smell of this flower is bad to the extent that is compared to rotting meat, which gave it its nickname « corpse flower ». This odor serves to attract pollinators.

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