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What's that smell? The 'corpse flower' has bloomed at the Missouri Botanical Garden

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Amorphophallus titanum, commonly known as the 'corpse flower' blooms at the Missouri Botanical Garden (Credit: Missouri Botanical Garden) Amorphophallus titanum, commonly known as the 'corpse flower' blooms at the Missouri Botanical Garden (Credit: Missouri Botanical Garden)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – The “corpse flower” has bloomed and is stinking up the Missouri Botanical Garden!

The flower, which is famous for its size and intense odor, is typically described as smelling like rotting flesh.

This is the eighth “corpse flower” to bloom at the Missouri Botanical Garden in five years.

Visitors can view the Amorphophallus titanum from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily.

Click here for more information or to check out the live video of the flower.

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