'Miracle berries' covered with snow

  • Szúrós csodabogyó a Balaton-felvidéken
  • Szúrós csodabogyó a Balaton-felvidéken
  • Szúrós csodabogyó a Balaton-felvidéken
  • Szúrós csodabogyó a Balaton-felvidéken

The butcher's-broom (Ruscus aculeatus) at Balaton Uplands in wintertime

It is a small, evergreen shrub, native to the forests of Europe. Its bright red berries are very attractive and poisonous.

In Hungary it has had a protected status since 1982.


Photos by Júlia Gadácsi, Balaton-felvidéki National Park Directorate


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