The corpse flower blooms at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids, Mich., Thursday, July 12, 2018. The garden’s staff nicknamed the flower “Putricia” for its putrid smell, which is often compared to rotting meat. The flower is opening for the first time since it was planted in 2000. (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP)
The corpse flower blooms at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids, Mich., Thursday, July 12, 2018. The garden’s staff nicknamed the flower “Putricia” for its putrid smell, which is often compared to rotting meat. The flower is opening for the first time since it was planted in 2000. (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP) Cory Morse AP
The corpse flower blooms at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids, Mich., Thursday, July 12, 2018. The garden’s staff nicknamed the flower “Putricia” for its putrid smell, which is often compared to rotting meat. The flower is opening for the first time since it was planted in 2000. (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP) Cory Morse AP

Stinky ‘corpse flower’ in full bloom at Michigan garden

July 12, 2018 06:50 PM