blackberry winter
seasoned

Lexington, KY

#1 Mar 23, 2009
when is it
summertime

Somerset, KY

#2 Mar 23, 2009
I think the last cold spell might have been it.
Drug Free

London, KY

#3 Mar 23, 2009
sarvis winter is first, then dogwood winter, then blackberry winter is the last cool spell of the spring.
Mountain man

Cynthiana, KY

#4 Mar 23, 2009
Drug Free wrote:
sarvis winter is first, then dogwood winter, then blackberry winter is the last cool spell of the spring.
Red Bud is after Sarvis. The sarvis trees are blooming now.
I found this 4 u

Cynthiana, KY

#5 Mar 23, 2009
seasoned wrote:
when is it
A (mainly Southern) term used to describe a brief period of cold weather that coincides with the time the blackberries are in bloom,(typically in early to mid May)
crucher

Greenbrier, AR

#6 Mar 24, 2009
We always get a frost around the 1st of May. I wonder if that marks the beginning of blackberry winter?

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