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Rare, Smelly "Corpse Plant" Ready To Bloom At Virginia Tech

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August 29, 2002
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Just in time for the return of Virginia Tech students for fall semester, the Amorphophallus titanum, or "corpse plant," is ready to bloom, probably during the coming week, and emit its intensely powerful stench.

BLACKSBURG, Va. Aug. 27, 2002 -- Just in time for the return of Virginia Tech students for fall semester, the Amorphophallus titanum, or "corpse plant," is ready to bloom, probably during the coming week, and emit its intensely powerful stench.


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