Top 10 ugly plants

clipped from www.telegraph.co.uk

Bastard cobas  (Cyphostemma juttae)

Bastard cobas
(Cyphostemma juttae)

A slow-growing, ornamental plant that can reach 6ft, also called wild grape,
tree grape and Namibian grape.

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Birthworts  (Aristolochia gigantea)

Birthworts
(Aristolochia gigantea)

Also referred to as pipe vines, they are widespread and appear in various
climates.

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Elephant's trunk  (Pachypodium namaquanum)

Elephant’s trunk
(Pachypodium namaquanum)

Found in the North Cape of Namibia

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Corpse flower

Corpse flower (Amorphophallus titanium)

This plant only blooms every four to six years within its 40-year life
expectancy.

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Tree tumbo (Welwitschia mirabilis)

Tree tumbo
(Welwitschia mirabilis)

The plant, found in south-west Africa,

clipped from www.telegraph.co.uk

Thorn of the cross  (Colletia paradoxa)

Thorn of the cross
(Colletia paradoxa)

Also known as gigs, curumamil, cross

clipped from www.telegraph.co.uk

Stinky squid  (Pseudocolus fusiformis)

Stinky squid
(Pseudocolus fusiformis)

A mushroom first reported in Pittsburgh, North America

clipped from www.telegraph.co.uk

Vegetable sheep  (Raoulia eximia)

Vegetable sheep
(Raoulia eximia)

Named because of the way it looks from a distance

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Sea onion (Bowiea volubilis)

Sea onion (Bowiea volubilis)

Also known as the climbing onion

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Monkey cups (Nepenthes)

Monkey cups (Nepenthes)

Also commonly known as tropical pitcher plants

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