2. The largest individual flower in the world is the Rafflesia arnoldii (A.K.A the “corpse flower” because of its horrible smell of rotten flesh), growing up to 3 feet wide and weighing 25 pounds.
3. Roses are related to apples, raspberries, cherries, peaches, plums, nectarines, pears, and almonds.
4. Dandelions are a good source of vitamins A and C, iron, calcium, and potassium.
5. Tulip bulbs can be substituted for onions in a recipe.
6. Daisies symbolize innocence.
7. Moon flowers only bloom at night, closing during the day.
8. Broccoli is a flower.
9. In ancient civilizations, aster leaves were burned to ward off evil spirits.
10. The juice from bluebell flowers was used as glue in ancient times.