Tag: smelly

The Corpse Flower bloomed

I am off at SkepchickCon this weekend, so how about a photo? I was really excited to have a chance to see this in person–I had heard about corpse flowers for years, but didn’t have […]

Word of the Day: Sapromyophily

It’s Thursday of National Pollinator Week, and today let’s look at some other forgotten pollinators: flies. Specifically, carrion-fly and dung-flies that pollinate plants, a process called sapromyophily. The flowers these flies pollinate produce smells mimicking […]