~Corpse Flower, the largest flower in the world was blossoming in Blanco, Veracruz, Mexico. 2 meters high and weighing 75 kilos, it has the peculiarity of blooming only during three days every 40 years. and smells of rotting flesh .
beehive ginger (Zingiber spectablis) produces inflorescence (flower bracts) shaped like a beehive. Bracts turn from green to yellow to bright red. Don't tolerate frost but thrive in warm humid climates. It smells like ginger.