The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
WOSU News Archives For: December 24, 2003
The U-S Conference of Mayor’s recently released a report about hunger and homelessness in the nation’s 25 largest cities. The findings show emergency shelter assistance requests are up nearly 13 percent this year. Central Ohio shelters are also seeing an increase.