What are these berries?

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Date Photo Taken: June 2, 2012
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posted By: meekings

Notes:

Seen on one of Pittsburgh’s bike trails, along the river. Are they edible?

COMMENTS

  1. Teresa Surratt Unregistered says:

    Looks like blackberries to me

    June 3rd, 2012 at 12:06 am
  2. Kirk Unregistered says:

    Mulberry. Yes, they are edible, but not very tasty.

    June 3rd, 2012 at 8:18 am
  3. Buck Unregistered says:

    These appear to be black mulberries. I think they have a pleasant taste, and they make great jam and jelly – also wine. The problem is gathering them; the trees can get quite large, and often when the fruit falls to the ground, it “squshes”.
    Buck

    June 3rd, 2012 at 4:20 pm
  4. meekings Registered says:

    Thanks folks – as a result of the responses, I found http://eatinglocalinpittsburgh.blogspot.com/2008/07/mulberries.html, which clinches it, I think. Thanks again.

    June 4th, 2012 at 8:39 am

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