In Belgian news:
The Villa Bloemenwerf - the house of architect and artist Henry van de Velde - in Ukkel is now for sale for 2.45 million euros. 
The Titan Arum or Amorphophallus titanum flower is about to bloom at the National Botanical Garden of Belgium in Meise! A Titan Arum can reach over 3 metres in height and it can go for many years without flowering. When this special event happens, the bloom lasts only one or two days.