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Eastern Skunk Cabbage

Symplocarpus foetidus


Fen along canal


This natural fen area contains hundreds of skunk cabbage plants. When fully grown, they remind me of something from prehistoric times. They are also great at attracting insects due to their pungent odor.

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Geneseo, Illinois, USA

Spotted on Apr 7, 2014
Submitted on Apr 7, 2014

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