NU0943 : Caution - Pirri-pirri bur

taken 1 year ago, 3 km from Beal, Northumberland, Great Britain

Caution - Pirri-pirri bur
Caution - Pirri-pirri bur
Information from Natural England about the alien and invasive plant [Acaena novae-zelandiae] from New Zealand, which has become established in various localities throughout the UK. It is easy to see why - I did not notice it at first - brown heads, with hooked seeds, occur amongst the grass and they are easily detached and collected by clothing. It took quite a while to remove then from my jumper after just a short time in the roadside dune.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 1 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Grassland  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Plant (from Tags)
Pirri-Pirri  Acaena Novae-Zelandiae 
Place (from Tags)
Lindisfarne  Northumberland 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 0966 4310 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.8775N 1:50.8766W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 0966 4309
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Invasive Species  Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve  Natural England 

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