The Royal Canadian Legion has launched its annual Poppy Campaign. Here are a few reminders about the iconic pin.
Don’t put anything in front of the poppy
Even a Canadian flag pin is considered inappropriate. The legion stressed that the style of the poppy shouldn’t change.
You can wear a poppy wherever you like
Poppies are traditionally worn in front of the heart, but that’s not a requirement.
Leave your poppy at your local cenotaph
Dropping off poppies at cenotaphs following the Remembrance Day service has become a tradition. You should check with local bylaws to make sure that doing so is permitted