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Residents startled as stinky flowers bloom

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, November 9 2018 | 03:11 am
Residents startled as stinky flowers bloom

PREMIUM Pretty in purple: An elephant foot yam blooms in the front yard of a house in Pancoran Mas, Depok, West Java. It is the first time that the flower, which gives off a pungent smell, has appeared in the area.(JP/Sausan Atika Maesara)It was just before sunset last week when Dyah Ayu found the source of a rotting smell similar to a rat carcass that had been spreading around her residence since the nig...