Town Square

Post a New Topic

Silicon Valley stinks: The science and mystery behind the rare corpse flower bloom

Original post made on Aug 1, 2022

A giant endangered flower that smells like rotting flesh bloomed for the first time at San Jose State this week. Here's a glimpse (and a whiff) of all the excitement.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, July 30, 2022, 9:10 AM

Comments (1)

Posted by Bill Michel
a resident of another community
on Aug 1, 2022 at 2:18 pm

Bill Michel is a registered user.

You can grow your own "voodoo lily"... not as big as the titan Arum, but very stinky!

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Mountain View Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

New Palo Alto sushi spot highlights late-night hours and affordable prices
By The Peninsula Foodist | 0 comments | 4,708 views

Farm Bill and the Organic Movement (part 5) Plus: Global Plant Forward Summit, April 18 – 20
By Laura Stec | 23 comments | 4,531 views

Sharing That Just Works
By Sherry Listgarten | 5 comments | 1,615 views