Blackthorn

60-80 cm Prunus spinosa

Blackthorn
2.50 *Prices include VAT
The 1 cm thick, round fruits are black-blue, slightly ripened and stand upright on a short stalk. They ripen in September and October.
The acid-bitter flesh is only edible after the frost. It contains 0.4-0.5 percent organic acids, the same amount of pectin, 5-10 percent sugar, 12 percent minerals and about 100 mg vitamin C. They can be eaten dried and in fruit juice, purée, wine liqueur, jelly and mamelade.
Discount scheme
  • 3 = € 2.50
  • 10 = € 1.95
  • 25 = € 1.75
  • 100+ = € 1.65