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Sloe Berries

Observed: 12th September 2012 By: Pam K
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Sloe Berries (Blackthorn)
Sloe Berries (Blackthorn)
Description:

Berries are a purplish colour with a white bloom found in hedgerow on large shrub.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) interacts

Comments

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Are there spines on the branches?

If so, I would say they are sloes... blackthorn is aptly named!

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Sloe Berries

Yes there were thorns on the branches, sorry - forgot to mention that!