Skunk Cabbage

Sure to pleasantly stink up any boggy area Symplocarpus foetidus, or appropriately called Skunk Cabbage is very abundant in wetland areas and can be easily identified by its skunk like smell used to attract bugs and insects for pollination.

The second picture is of its flowershoot that it sends up the first sign of spring.  The flowers actually produce there own heat which melts surrounding snow.  More info http://www.suite101.com/content/hot-flowers-in-winters-cold-a185470

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