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Ferocious 'Sheep-Eating' Plant Blooms in the U.K.


Science & Tech  (tags: Chile, discovery, interesting, news, plants, research, Royal Horticultural Society at Wisley, science, U.K )

Dan
- 1126 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A towering South American plant that kills animals with its spikes and uses their decaying bodies as fertilizer is about to bloom in England -- the rare Puya chilensis, a threatened species. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.



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natasha on holidays (710)
Sunday June 23, 2013, 9:10 am
Nasty plant...this is terrible...at least fence it in. Thanks Dan
 

Sam E M. (0)
Monday June 24, 2013, 3:57 am
You wouldn't want to trip up just as you're passing one of these!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 25, 2013, 5:51 am
And it wonders why it is a threatened species.
 
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