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Frankia alni

Observed: 20th February 2013 By: Dodgydoug
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Growing on the roots of young saplings that had been grubbed up (Willow I think). Frankish alni suggested by Alun Morris. Apologies for quality of the photos.

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Frankia

Looks like it to me - it is a bacterial symbiont in the roots and help fix atmospheric nitrogen