Botanical Garden’s Corpse Flower Ready To Bloom
The corpse flower is ready to bloom at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Every year or two the flower blooms over a three-week period, sending up one long rolled leaf that will unfurl like and umbrella. KTVI reports, if conditions are right the plant will bloom in just a few hours with a strong odor that can last up to five days. The corpse flower is located in the Linnean House.