Fascinating facts

By admin
16 March 2014

It's size is pretty breathtaking (but so is its smell!). Find out which flower weighs 10kg and smells like rotting flesh.

This will not impress any girl on Valentine's Day! The largest individual flower on Earth is from a plant called Rafflesia arnoldii. Its flowers reach up to 1 metre in diameter and weighs around 10kg. The awful part is that it doesn't give off a great scent; instead it smells like rotting flesh. Fortunately it's nowhere near SA - it can be found only in the jungles of Borneo and Sumatra in Asia.

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