coral root

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a wildflower of the genus Corallorhiza growing from a hard mass of rhizomes associated with a fungus that aids in absorbing nutrients from the forest floor

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TV presenters Chris Packham and Martin Hughes-Games from BBC Springwatch visited the reserve in May, filming coral root orchid and a roost of 70 noctule bats heading out for the night.
Gosforth Park nature reserve in Newcastle is home to the second biggest colony of coral root orchids in England.
Society director James Littlewood said: "This is a major concern for our native plants, in particular the coral root orchids.
Presenters Chris Packham and Martin Hughes-Games studied Noctule Bats and Coral Root Orchid at the reserve when they visited last month.
The Coral Roots & Echoes (Deltasonic) Rating **
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