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Sloe or Blackthorn

Observed: 19th May 2010 By: meb257
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Common low growing shrub Sharp spines flowers white

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Sloe or Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa L)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
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Species interactions

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Comments

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Low-growing? Shrub?

Sloe makes a tree to about 20 feet or so, it is only grazing/browsing or cutting that keeps it from doing so.