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Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Blackberries are in full bloom or beyond at the Piedmont Research Station today. Here are some shots taken from the RCA trellis plots. All cultivars have some flower kill as can be seen by the black dots in the centers of the flowers. Flowers with those blackened centers will not develop into fruit. We will take viable flower counts next week.