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Old 07-15-2010, 12:53 AM   #1
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Default Rare flower to bloom in Houston, people up all night to watch

http://www.hmnsmedia.org/CorpseFlower/

Interesting. only 28 of these have bloomed in the US. This will be 29
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When is it set to bloom?
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Yo that's the flower from the Dennis the Menace movie!
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friday, saturday, sunday. Some where in there. Kinda cool
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Amorphophallus translates to "shapeless phallus." Titanum means "giant."
Why should I take my wife to see this? After all, she see a giant phallus bloom every night.



http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/...g/7098566.html

Smells like "rotting flesh" eh? Sounds like the perfect date attraction...
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I could not get link to work.

I wonder if it is a native plant to the US. I will have to look that up. You would not believe how many people get so excited about rare plants and rare plant occurances. There is a whole group of people out there that go ape **** over that kind of stuff.
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I'm ****** PUMPED!!!
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I'm ****** PUMPED!!!
ME TOO!

No really, I mean it.
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I wonder if it is a native plant to the US.
I think they said Sumatran jungle.
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Not sure about THE gayest, but this thread is one of the gayest threads I have seen on this forum.
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I used to go to the HMNS all the time when I was lived in Houston.
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Omgomgomg it's opening!!!!
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Simpsons did it.

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Does that not remind you of... "The Pods" from Space Ghost: Coast to Coast?

http://www.veoh.com/browse/videos/ca...7588616PA5xgQD
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