From the Telegraph:
A rarely seen Buddhist flower, which blossoms every 3,000 years, has been discovered under a nun’s washing machine.
The Udumbara flower was found in the home of a Chinese nun in Lushan Mountain, Jiangxi province, China.
The rare Youtan Poluo or Udumbara flower, which, according to Buddhist legend, only blooms every 3,000 years, measures just 1mm in diametre.
[Read more at the Telegraph]