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Tree ID please?

Observed: 23rd September 2012 By: nightflynightfly’s reputation in Plantsnightfly’s reputation in Plantsnightfly’s reputation in Plants
23 Sep 12 pm (74)
23 Sep 12 pm (73)
23 Sep 12 pm (76)
Description:

Superficially looks a bit like blackthorn but it isnt thorny and its berries are nothing like sloes.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Cotoneaster interacts

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Thanks very much for the ID

Thanks very much for the ID Ophrys, must go back and get a look at it in daylight. I found what might be a brimstone moth larvae on it. Is it in any way related to blackthorn?

Cathal.