One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- another term for stapelia
- ‘Known globally as African starfish flowers or locally as carrion flowers, members of the genus Stapelia are usually characterized by their foul-smelling flowers reminiscent of the odour of rotting meat.’
- ‘Stapelia spp. are known as carrion flowers, superficially like cacti, but on no way related.’
- ‘The real carrion flowers are Stapelia species, succulent plants from the dryer regions of tropical Africa and India.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.