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Meet our Blushing Beauties!
November 30, 2010 · 2 Comments

This year in the Cockrell Butterfly Center, we were taken on quite a roller coaster ride with Lois the Corpse Flower! I don’t think any of us will ever forget about that! People filled the Grand Hallway and waited in line to see the most talked about flower Houston has ever seen. In the midst […]

What’s Blooming Now in the Butterfly Center?
August 18, 2010 · 2 Comments

Lois’ flower has died back, but the Cockrell Butterfly Center still has many amazing flowers blooming right now! Although not all as rare as the corpse flower, the rainforest in the butterfly center is made up of hundreds of hard-to-find tropical plant species, most of which (but not all) come from Central and South America. […]

Time Lapse: Corpse Flower + Upcoming Lois Events!
August 6, 2010 · 2 Comments

So excited that we can finally post this – our time lapse video of Lois the corpse flower’s amazing growth. (Uber-THANK YOU to Allison, who pulled together over 3000 – !!! – photos to create it). As you know, Lois took much longer to bloom that expected, so we actually cut many of the beginning […]

You Asked – We Answered! Lois q&a
July 30, 2010 · 10 Comments

Lois, our corpse flower, has provoked most questions than perhaps anything we have ever had on display. And while we have been answering them on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and during a live chat with Zac, one of our horticulturists, we wanted to place them in a central location to make sure everyone had access to […]



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