Dragon Arum

Dragon Arum

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Caption: Dragon Arum (Dracunculus vulgaris). This plant is a member of the Araceae family. The flowering part consists of a large erect spadix surrounded by a single petal-like spathe. It emits a foul smelling odour to attract carrion flies that help to pollinate it. The flower is also able to generate heat, which helps carry the scent into the air.

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Keywords: araceae, black arum, black dragon, black lily, botanical, botany, carrion plant, dracunculus vulgaris, flora, foul, nature, odor, odour, olfaction, olfactory, plant, sense, smell, smelly, snake lily, spadix, spathe, stink, voodoo lily

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