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Don’t forget and check out the society Facebook page where there are now plenty of photos and news about upcoming events posted. Our first major event is going to be the Mushroom Hunt on Saturday 27th October in Deerpark Howth. Watch out for more details closer to the date.


Freshers week is upon us again and we are still here. We have been busy with exams and research etc so as the cold nights begin to arrive here are a few photos of some of the plants we encountered during research projects this summer. Click on them for a larger photo.

Don’t forget and pop over to the main square this week and join the society for another year.

Heath Spotted Orchid in sand dunes in Co. Wexford.

Bee Orchid in sand dunes at the North Bull Island Dublin.


Marsh Helleborine in the marsh on the North Bull Island Dublin. There were thousands of these beautiful orchids in flower this year.

A sunflower growing on the beach at Irishtown, Dublin. You never know what you may find!