June 13, 2021, 12.37 AM

The Rafflesia flowers are different from other flowers due to the massive size of their petals and a repellent smell that led some observers to call it a "corpse flower." It is also distinct from other flowers for lacking roots, leaves and branches.

(Writer: Vanya Karunia Mulia Putri | Editor : Michael Hangga Wismabrata, Serafica Gischa)

Sources:

https://regional.kompas.com/read/2021/06/11/094927878/langka-dua-jenis-bunga-rafflesia-sedang-mekar-di-hutan-bengkulu 

https://www.kompas.com/skola/read/2021/04/24/143241669/fakta-unik-rafflesia-arnoldii-bunga-tunggal-terbesar-di-dunia 

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