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Thursday, July 1, 2010

Botany Photo of the Day: Campylopus introflexus

Botany Photo of the Day: Campylopus introflexus

While participating in last month's Burnaby Lake BioBlitz on behalf of the garden, local bryologist Steve Joya introduced me to this moss species and suggested it would be a good Botany Photo of the Day.

When the words "invasive alien plant species" pop up, people tend to think of large plants that affect the landscape on a human scale: kudzu or Japanese knotweed or Gunnera tinctoria. Few people will initially imagine an invasive moss, but Campylopus introflexus fits the profile: .....

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