Where can I buy Rafflesia in the Philippines?

Are there Rafflesia in the Philippines?

The Philippines is one of the centers of diversity of the genus Rafflesia (Rafflesiaceae). At present, 13 Rafflesia species have been recorded in the country. Prior to 2013, only 10 species of Rafflesia were found in the Philippines. Afterwards, two species have been described while one species has been resurrected.

Where is the biggest flower in the Philippines?

Among the 13 Rafflesia species found in the Philippines, rafflesia schadenbergiana is the biggest recorded flower measuring about 0.8 meters in diameter and can be found in Mt. Apo in Davao.

Can Rafflesia eat humans?

No, rafflesia cannot eat a human.

How long does the Rafflesia live?

Furthermore, flower lifespan is only 5-7 days thereby placing a temporal bottleneck on the process of pollination (Beaman et al., 1988; Nais, 2000).

How many species of Rafflesia are there in the Philippines?

The Philippines is one of the centers of Rafflesia diversity (Barcelona et al. 2009) and is home to 13 currently recognized species (Pelser et al. 2011 onwards; Barcelona et al.

What is the scientific name of Rafflesia Philippines?

Binomial name. Rafflesia philippensis. Blanco. Synonyms. Rafflesia banahaw Barcelona, Pelser & Cajano.

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