Sloes

Sloes

Observation - Sloes. Description: Hedgerow alongside playing field, at the edge of scrub-woodland, full of spiny shrubs, approx 4m high, covered with black fruit with a blueish waxy bloom. I want to double-check that it is blackthorn as I want to use the sloes for jelly & gin!

Hedgerow alongside playing field, at the edge of scrub-woodland, full of spiny shrubs, approx 4m high, covered with black fruit with a blueish waxy bloom. I want to double-check that it is blackthorn as I want to use the sloes for jelly & gin!