There is a flower that smells like chocolate!

1 février 2015 | Dans Biology, Nature
There is a flower that smells like chocolate!

Cosmos atrosanguineus aka chocolate cosmos, is a plant originating in Mexico that became extinct in the wild. It has been reproduced in culture since 1902 via vegetative propagation.

Although no part of this plant is edible, chocolate cosmos grows to the height of 60cm and produces flowers which have the particular odor similar to that of chocolate.

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