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Rare Fungus discovered linked to war poets

flanders fields rare fungus clavulinopsis cinereoides craiglockhart military hospital

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 14 January 2014 - 10:22 PM

A rare fungus, which may have been carried from Flanders Fields to Scotland by World War 1 soldiers, has been discovered in the grounds of a former Edinburgh war hospital.

Clavulinopsis cinereoides are the first to be found in Scotland and were spotted by Ecological Consultant Abbie Patterson at the old Craiglockhart military hospital.

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Posted 14 January 2014 - 11:30 PM

Meh. It's not like eating the fungus made them into anti-war poets or anything.

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