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Saturday 1st November 2014
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Why Don't All Remembrance Poppies Have Leaves?

Question


When you buy poppies for Remembrance Day they have leaves on. Why do ones on the street or in the Supermarket have leaves but others - Scotland and the ones the Royal family wear - don't?
Simone, St Albans

Answer


**Definitive**
Name:Julie, Beckenham
Qualification: Researched it for a school project with her son.
Answer: The leaf on the poppy has no meaning, it is just decoration. Saved money in Scotland to not put a leaf on so they decided not to.



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