The "Skeleton Flower" Turns From White to Translucent When Exposed to Water
The Diphelleia grayi or “Skeleton Flower” is finally a reason to look forward to rainy days. This rare flower transforms into a translucent beauty [its skeletal form] when exposed to water, its white petals becoming completely clear while wet, then transforming back to their original color once dry.
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Diphylleia Grayi. Commonly known as Umbrella Leaf or Skeleton Flower. Native to parts of Japan and China, in mid-spring this shade-loving plant begins to produce flowers with delicate white petals that gradually become transparent in the rain.