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Alien invaders!

The pink flowers of Indian (Himalayan?) Balsam (Impatiens glandulifera), an escapee into the wild growing in profusion beside a pool at Consall Forge in the Churnet Valley, Staffordshire. Apparently this is an unwanted alien species which overwhelms native plants.

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Taken on July 28, 2012