DAILY HERALD: Corpse flower has bloomed at the Chicago Botanic Garden

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The Daily Herald is reporting, “This time, Spike the corpse flower nailed it.

Corpse flowers are massive, rare plants that bloom typically every five years and produce an arresting odor of rotting meat.

In 2015, Spike seemed on the verge of blooming, but for whatever reason didn’t go through with it, disappointing fans who had gathered at the Chicago Botanic Garden to cheer him on…”

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