by Erika Engelhaupt
July 31, 2017
When it comes to designing creepy creatures that lurk outdoors, horror writers could take a page from the plant world.
Imagine roaming a dimly lit forest and finding a stalk covered in eyeballs growing out of the ground, or a foul-smelling “octopus” that looks like it’s reaching for you with slime-covered tentacles.
Read more… https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/article/creepy-plants-fungi-octopus-stinkhorn-gory-details-science?fbclid=IwAR0BS1EjqIG0p4jzNKpmVScitHdCvPscKqVZVPwt0ZkKEnia563WZ_lzhkg