Stinky Ginkgo Tree Blight to Brooklyn College Students

BROOKLYN COLLEGE — For Suman Afzal, it’s worth it to walk around the ginkgo tree instead of going straight through. She’ll do anything to avoid the smelly tree near the entrance of Whitehead Hall.

“The tree smells like vomit, urine and fecal matter,” said Afzal, a junior.  “It needs to be replaced with orchids or blossoms.”