Juniper Berries

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Newfous
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Juniper Berries

Post #1 by Newfous » 4 months ago

Ive red there are a couple species of juniper who's berries are more toxic then the others . Wondering if anyone had knew of identifying characteristics of these trees ?
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Re: Juniper Berries

Post #2 by Warthaug » 4 months ago

The are imported, ornamental types. If you are using a native species you should be fine.
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Re: Juniper Berries

Post #3 by Newfous » 3 months ago

Thanks I was going to roll the dice where there were only a couple of red flags. Thanks for the info
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Re: Juniper Berries

Post #4 by Warthaug » 3 months ago

You can also buy culinary berries from some spice shops; tend to have a better flavour than some of the wild species
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