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.
On West North Broadway drivers don’t expect to see skeletons goofing off in someone’s front yard. But as they pass Brenda Arnold’s house they do. The skeletons have been known to climb trees or drink too much beer around the holidays. WOSU spoke with Arnold about the skeletons which now wear basketball jerseys to celebrate March Madness.Click the play bar to listen to the interview.