This Beautiful White Flower Does Something Incredible When It Rains

The petals of a flower found in Japan and China turn clear whenever they come in contact with water.  Nature never ceases to amaze with the beautiful things it has created. One of those is an incredibly unique plant known as “the skeleton flower.”

skeleton flower

Found predominately in Japan and China, the flower possesses an unique trait. Whenever water touches its petals, they become transparent.

skeleton flower

Typically white in color, the umbrella-like petals become clear when wet, and almost resemble glass.

skeleton flower

The perennial flower usually blooms from the middle of spring until the beginning of the summer.

skeleton flower

They prefer colder conditions, and are found in partially shaded, cool mountainous areas.

skeleton flower

skeleton flower

In summer the flowers fall from their stems and are replaced with bright blue berries. You don’t have to travel far to see them as it is possible to purchase this fascinating flower in the United States for around $20.

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