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On 13 Sep 2013 at 3:57pm jude wrote:
Just been on a walk looking for sloes. Found lots of bushes, but no sloes at all - have they all gone already ? or just not emerged ? Could not see any signs of young fruit at all. Am I too early ?
Anyone else found a good spot for sloes that is heaving with fruit ?
(And yes, it's to make sloe gin)
On 13 Sep 2013 at 4:35pm Ginster wrote:
It's normally oct-dec picking season, but I have found end if November to mid December being best around here
On 13 Sep 2013 at 7:25pm bastian wrote:
they need a frost to sweeten up, but the flowers were caught by froat in the spring this year...not so many sloes around this summer.
On 15 Sep 2013 at 3:50pm jude wrote:
Just found a bush in central Lewes with larger sloes, but hardly any of them. I might just get a hip flask full.

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