Amorphophallus titanum in flower, Auckland Domain Wintergarden, 01 December 2013. Photo credit Auckland Council.

Yesterday in Auckland there was a long line of people waiting for a glimpse of something special. This wasn’t the queue for a Justin Bieber concert – the star of this show was a plant! The big attraction was a huge inflorescence of a titan arum (Amorphophallus titanium – the scientificRead more