Corpse flower mid-bloom in the Conservatory

The Titan-Arum (Amorphophallus titanum)

Thank you for following along with the 2021 corpse flower bloom. Stay tuned for future updates when our next Amorphophallus titanum decides it’s time!

Life Cycle of a Titan-Arum

View the lengthy life cycle of the titan-arum, a process that requires years before a single flower can be produced. Courtesy of our friends at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

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A NYBG staff member with a Corpse Flower

Learn About NYBG’s Titan-Arum Blooms

Time-lapse of the 2019 Titan-Arum Bloom

Time-lapse of the 2018 Titan-Arum Bloom

From 2016: "Corpse Flower Causes Big Stink in the City."

2016 Titan-Arum Time Lapse