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Deciduous tree with orange berry in pod

Observed: 27th November 2011 By: Bluebells
berry and pod
orange berry approx size of a holly berry

A garden tree approx 14 ft high, probably very common Some pinky/orangey lancelote/ovate leaves below, sorry I lost sample only berry & pod for ID

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Spindle (Euonymus europaeus) interacts


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I had thought it might be a

I had thought it might be a Spindle but the pods did not seem to be as pink as those pictured. Through your ID have now found a picture with dark brown pods like these possibly later stage?


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Old pod

The pods will tend to whither and turn brown as the seeds start to show and they get ready to fall.