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Small red berries, Brooklyn

Posted by bezalel 6 (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 6, 14 at 23:34

I frequently see small red berries when hiking, though sometimes it's in the colder months, when the leaves are gone. The fact that birds haven't eaten them suggests they are poisonous. I don't know if all the small red berries I see in New York are the same, or if there are different ones.

Here's what I saw on Sunday:

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RE: Small red berries, Brooklyn

Prunus sp ?

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Prunus padus

RE: Small red berries, Brooklyn

Or Prunus serotina which I believe is more likely in N America.

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