Blackthorn


 

Family: Rosaceae

  • BotanicName: Prunus spinosa L.
  • English Name: Blackthorn
  • Regional Names: Prunus spinosa
  • General Definition: The flowers are generally pink and white, five petals and five sepals, single or two, composed of six or more wistaria and umbel.
  • Used Parts: Fruit and leaves
  • Active Ingredients: The fruits have sugar, organic acids, cellulose, pectin, etc.
  • Harvest: It blossoms white flower in March and April. Fruits ripen through the end of summer.
  • Spreading Area: Aegean, Mediterranean and South Anatolia