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Blackbird with berries

Observed: 6th August 2012 By: Simon WalkerSimon Walker’s reputation in BirdsSimon Walker’s reputation in BirdsSimon Walker’s reputation in BirdsSimon Walker’s reputation in BirdsSimon Walker’s reputation in Birds
Blackbird, female, with red berries, Fowlmere, 2012-08-06 001
Description:

I'm not to sure what these berries are. They look familiar, though. They're NOT Ash. Any ideas?

Identifications
Species interactions

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Species with which Common Blackbird (Turdus merula) interacts

Comments

cothill's picture

The berries could be guelder

The berries could be guelder rose.

Fenwickfield's picture

same source

I also have a blackbird and she is currently (pardon the pun)eating red,white and blackcurrants these are redcurrants.

Sheila

Fenwickfield

Simon Walker's picture

Hi Sheila

Of course they are! I remember seeing some at the same site last year. I'll have to have a ferret around next time I'm over there. Well done!

Regards