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AUGUST 2, 2016  

NBC Washington - "Hold Your Nose! Corpse Flower Hits Peak Bloom at US Botanic Garden"

"Hold your nose! The corpse flower at the U.S. Botanic Garden (USBG) has finally started to bloom. The flower began opening early Tuesday morning, the USBG wrote on its Facebook page. Viewers have described the plant's smell as "a combination of garlic, fish, diapers and rotting meat," the USBG said in the statement. That stench is expected to peak between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m Tuesday."  

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