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blackberries

Rubus fruticosus

Description:

The bramble (Rubus fruticosus) is a genus of the Rosaceae family which produces an edible fruit called blackberry . The fruit is not a true berry; botanically it is termed an aggregate fruit, composed of small drupelets. The plants typically have biennial canes and perennial roots. Blackberries and raspberries are also called caneberries or brambles. The ripe berries in the picture are the black ones

Habitat:

It is a very invasive species and a widespread.

Notes:

spanish name: zarzamora

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12 Comments

arlanda
arlanda 6 years ago

Right, ambergordons221. I think exactly the same

ambergordons221
ambergordons221 6 years ago

Yummy :)

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Beautiful colour!

arlanda
arlanda 9 years ago

Added to Fruiting Bodies of the World mission

arlanda
arlanda 9 years ago

Thanks, it looks great ;)

arlanda
arlanda 9 years ago

I never did a blackberry pie. Anybody has a short recipe?

hayde
hayde 9 years ago

Blackberry tart from Jamie Oliver's recipe! :D

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Blackberry pie! Used to pick the berries and make them.

arlanda
arlanda 9 years ago

It is like the last taste of the summer

ceherzog
ceherzog 9 years ago

Arty shot...I love the colors.

hayde
hayde 9 years ago

I just love their taste :) And in winter, blackberry jam is the best!

arlanda
Spotted by
arlanda

O Saviñao, Galicia, Spain

Spotted on Aug 10, 2011
Submitted on Sep 6, 2011

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