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The Black Bat Flower

In a small darkish alcove of the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens Conservatory, the amazing Black Bat Flower, Tacca chantrieri, has come to roost. The incredibly unusual black blooms of this plant have an almost bat like appearance, and hence their name.

The Black Bat Flower grows as an understory plant deep in the rainforests of Southeast […]

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