At least two species of rafflesias, Rafflesia Arnoldii and Rafflesia Pricei, grow in the Crocker range national park. Rafflesias consist of 28 species, all found in Sout East Asia, mainly in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines. They have no stems, leaves or true roots and are holoparasites of vines in the genus Tetrastigma. Rafflesia flowers are up to 1m large and have five petals. The buds grow for several months, while the flowers only bloom for a few days, making it difficult to find rafflesia flowers in the wild. Rafflesias grow in the rainforest on the ground.

01 Rafflesia arnoldii about to bloom 02 Rafflesia arnoldii bud 03 Fully open Rafflesia arnoldii 04 Rafflesia arnoldii 05 Rafflesia arnoldii flower
06 Rafflesia arnoldii 07 Rafflesia arnoldii on first blooming day 08 Rafflesia arnoldii central detail 09 Rafflesia arnoldii 10 Rafflesia arnoldii flower
11 Rafflesia arnoldii 12 Rafflesia arnoldii in full bloom 13 Rafflesia pricei 14 Rafflesia pricei flower 15 Rafflesia pricei
16 Rafflesia pricei flowers 17 Rafflesia pricei in full bloom 18 Rafflesia pricei
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