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Ribes Nigrum

Observed: 28th April 2012 By: nr922
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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ribus nigrum flower
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ribes nigrum crop
Description:

A large crop of blackcurrants in Menstrie Woods, about half a mile from nearest houses

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Flowering Currant (Ribes sanguineum) interacts

Comments

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I would not plan on using

I would not plan on using these for jam or country wines. Blackcurrants have far less conspicuous flowers than this garden escape.

M.

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