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Old 08-04-2008, 05:55 PM
 
Location: Greater Greenville, SC
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Old 08-06-2008, 08:15 PM
 
Location: Middle Tennessee
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:55 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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Moose-berry

The beginning of a daisy
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Old 08-07-2008, 11:50 AM
 
Location: Southeastern North Carolina
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Some crabapples:



And a few shots of New England fall foliage:





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Old 08-07-2008, 04:14 PM
 
Location: Victoria, BC.
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Wild Blackberries.





Hawthorn.

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Old 08-07-2008, 10:14 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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Lovely topic, Ray - and your photos are beautiful!
Here are a few of verdant leaves and last year's Autumn leaves...







Thank you, Highland Lady.

I have seen some of your photos, and can say that mine pale in comparison to yours
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Old 08-09-2008, 11:55 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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Mooseberry

Raspberry leaves

Wild rose branch
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Old 08-13-2008, 06:03 AM
 
Location: Greater Greenville, SC
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Terrific berry and leaf shots, Highland Lady. Great DOF, lighting and color.
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Old 08-13-2008, 10:40 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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Ray, you and I are going to have similar photos here....are these the moose berries you have posted? Are they edible?? I have more than enough here to supply a small country!!
http://img247.imageshack.us/img247/1266/106es2.jpg (broken link)



Leaves are beginning to turn in earnest..

I believe they are moose berries, also called high-bush cranberries. That's what a lady told me. She also said that these berries can be cooked until soft, and then turn into jam. However, I haven't seen any birds eating these berries, so I have no idea if the lady is correct.

These are the only photos I have been able to find where the berries are "close" to the ones we have posted, but i still have to ask at UAF to make sure the ones in our photos are in fact high (or low) bush cranberries:
http://www.mountainnature.com/plants...bush+Cranberry

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Old 09-10-2008, 06:29 PM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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Default Berries thread

How about a thread on Berries?

Black berries






Low bush cranberries

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