Amorphophallus bulbifer

Scientific name: Amorphophallus bulbifer

Family: Araceae

 

Amorphophallus bulbifer1   

Location

Plant, 0.7 m tall at back of Tropical Centre

Bed: 65; Grid: 9I4s
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Occurs naturally from north-eastern India to Bangladesh and south-western China. This plant dies down in winter and produces its unpleasant-smelling flowers before the leaves.

 

Amorphophallus bulbifer2