titan arum

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n titan arum malodorous tropical plant having a spathe that resembles the corolla of a morning glory and attains a diameter of several feet
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Usage


In news:

Manager Steven Malehorn eagerly awaits the third flowering of the university's titan arum, or corpse flower, affectionately named the Velvet Queen.
It's the Titan Arum and the Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse actually has six of them in various stages of growth.
Titan arum, otherwise known as the "corpse flower.".
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