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Old Herefordshire Hedgrows shrubs and trees

Observed: 8th July 2009 By: bill riley
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Species with which Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) interacts

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Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa)

Andree,

I agree the bark suggests blackthorn, but on the whole bush there is not a spine!

Leaves are not so small and probably too large for blackthorn.

I can only go with Prunus avium with young, vigorous growth after trimming in hedgerow.