Despite our recent hot, dry weather at Heart & Sole Gardens, blackberries are ripening along creek banks and I can not resist that taste when I take breaks from pulling weeds in almost 100 degree temperatures. The tart sweet flavor revives me and, with a good drink of water, farm work is again possible.
Unlike hybrids, wild blackberries vary in size and flavor Japanese beetles also love wild berries
|Easy to identify, Wineberries are delicious wild treats|
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