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Cruelty to orchids!

Observed: 12th June 2009 By: Peter M McEvoy
Botanical Society of Britain and IrelandNew Flora of the Isle of Man
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B-l helleborine at Belfast docks. Wrapped in toilet paper and surrounded by dog poo! I removed the paper...but not the poo. Quite a common species in Belfast parks and roadsides

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Wow! An orchid in a dogs'

Wow! An orchid in a dogs' toilet. Says it all, really.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)