46. Bramble (Blackberry)

No 46
Common Name: Bramble (Blackberry)
Scientific Name: Rubus fructicosus
Irish Name: Dris
Family: Rosaceae
Habitat: Sides of laneways, Hedgesrows
Uses: Long known as a good source of Vitamin C. The picking of blackberries provided a great source of free raw material for jams, jellies, cordials and pies.
Bramble Blackberry

Bramble Blackberry

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