Amorphophallus campanulatus

කිඩාරම් මල ...... Rare flower blooms in Meegoda , Sri lanka

The biggest and one of the rarest flowers in the world .

Botanical Name /උද්භිද නම : Amorphophallus campanulatus

This flower is about 1.5 feet tall and will bloom for only 5-6 days before shedding its leaves. The flower emits an odor most frequently compared to that of rotting flesh. This Plant is known as the Elephant Yam or Khanta in most of the countries but in Sri lanka we called kidaran mala”

Picture by :- Udara Sandakelum

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