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Rare Flower Blooms at WIU Greenhouse
May 2, 2010
MACOMB, IL - - The Titan Arum, known as the Corpse Flower, housed in the WIU Botany Greenhouse began blooming during the afternoon and evening hours today (May 2).
For the most up-to-date information on the Titan Arum's blooming progress, visit Hillyer's blog at http://wiubotanygreenhouse.blogspot.com
The initial news release can be found at http://www.wiu.edu/newsrelease.sphp?release_id=8138
Brief videos can also be found at:
Photos can be found at WIU's Visual Production Center's online photo database at http://tinyurl.com/3ywvxpk or http://photos.wiu.edu/lightbox - Click on "Academics" folder; College of Arts & Sciences; Biological Sciences; Titan flower).
Posted By: Darcie Shinberger, University Relations
Phone: (309) 298-1993 * Fax: (309) 298-1606