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Related to the Titan Arum (Amorphophallus Titanum), Amophophallus gigas grows taller, but has a smaller flower.
Found in a cinnamon forest near the town of Sungai Batu Gantih on the edge of the Kerinci Seblat National Park, Sumatra.
Already slightly past peak blooming, the top of the flower stands about 10 feet tall.
Spotted on May 19, 2012
Submitted on Aug 19, 2012