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World's Stinkiest Flower Blooms at US Botanic Garden

  • Deborah Block

The world’s worst smelling flower has bloomed at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington. The stench of the ‘Corpse Flower’ is often compared to the odor of rotting flesh or garbage. Each giant plant grows one large flower that only lasts only up to a couple of days. VOA’s Deborah Block went to the botanic garden to find out what the smell was all about.

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