Special Delivery! A Corpse Flower for our Friends at CultureMap

August 9, 2010

|

by

I had the privilege this morning of dropping off a real live baby Corpse Flower to our friends at CultureMap as a congrats for their hilarious @CorpzFlowrLois Twitter account (which generated considerable buzz for the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s Corpse Flower Lois last month).

Raising a Corpse Flower is not an easy job – according to the HMNS blog, Corpse Flowers only bloom once they are 7 years old. Luckily, our fledgling came with instructions such as temperature, amount of sunlight, etc.

Congrats to the new proud parents!

More Corpse Flower delivery photos on Facebook

What is that?

Special Delivery!

Baby corpse flower, enjoying her new home.

Steven Thomson, Lois’s personal ghost writer with the new addition

PS – I’m adding Corpse Flower delivery to my resume under “special skills.”

Check out the delivery of the corpse flower!


Comments on Special Delivery! A Corpse Flower for our Friends at CultureMap

  1. 1

    From Fayza:

    I certainly hope we can make it a very happy, healthy adult!

  2. 2

    From thisisnotapril:

    I can't wait to hear the song you make up for it Fayza!!

  3. 3

    From qcait:

    I can't wait to hear the name ideas you come up with, Fayza!!!

  4. 4

    From Cedric Schoolcraft:

    Absolutely, 100% an inflatable beer pong table. It’s portable so he can use it anywhere and store it in a small area. I bought this for 3 people on my list this year, and for 2 graduations this past summer.. Can’t go wrong. I’ll leave a link for you. The one I got is called "Air Pong".

  5. 5

    From Camellia Manasse:

    Thanks a lot for promote really wonderful informations. Your net is great.I am impressed by the details that you have on this blog. It exhibits how nicely you understand this subject. Bookmarked this amazing page, will appear back again for a lot more. You, my friend, amazing! I found just the material I by now explored all over the place and just wasn’t able to uncover. What a ideal website. Such as this site your web-site is 1 of my new most-liked.I similar to this knowledge proven and it has offered me some sort of inspiration to possess good results for some cause, so keep up the very good perform!

  6. 6

    From Beer Pong Tables:

    Have you ever considered adding more videos to your blog posts to keep the readers more entertained? I mean I just read through the entire article of yours and it was quite good but since I’m more of a visual learner, I find videos appealing. Maybe something to try out?

  7. 7

    From Anthony Davison:

    Not to care for philosophy is to be a true philosopher. Not to care for a double Mac, is to be truly stupid.

  8. 8

    From Amal Ammer:

    I’m going to do a little more research on securing domain names, and the backlinks options, you referenced

  9. 9

    From Zooey And Emily Deschanel:

    I appreciate your wordpress template, exactly where would you get a hold of it through?

  10. 10

    From Emily & Zooey Deschanel:

    This blog does not show up correctly on my iphone – you might wanna try and fix that

  11. 11

    From Donald Healan:

    In regards to this topic, it is not so easy to get reliable ideas on the Web. Thanks for sharing your suggestions on natural health and similar topics. By the way, do you have any good opinions on where I can find more useful recommendations on the Internet? Keep up the great work!

  12. 12

    From Stefan Albee:

    marketing through internet is definitely one of the greatest intreging chances to come back alongside i think ever. just give it some thought you could put up an internet site in the course of the night in america and in a 7 days you may make revenue on blogger you certainly not met in international locations you will never stopover because you aid them to see wish. Marvelous!!