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Prickly Gooseberry

Prickly Gooseberry

Prickly Gooseberry Facts

The binomial name for Prickly Gooseberry is Ribes cynosbati, and is one of several species of Ribes, or Currant. Other common names for Gooseberry bushes are usually specific to a particular species of Ribes, such as Common Gooseberry for Ribes uva crispa, Hedge Gooseberry for Ribes alpestris, Japanese Gooseberry for Ribes grossularioides, North American Gooseberry for Ribes hirtellum, and Whitestem Gooseberry for Ribes inerme.

Prickly Gooseberry Farms

It may be possible to find any prickly gooseberry farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!

Prickly Gooseberry Stories

Great-grandma's gooseberry tart
My great-grandma had a gooseberry bush in her yard. Her recipe book is jam-packed with recipes for gooseberries. I've never had gooseberries until recently, but you can find them in backyards around Anchorage and beyond. Without access to a gooseberry ... UAA Northern Light [ story ]

Gooseberries Are The Superfood You Never Knew Existed | One ...
Have you heard of gooseberries before? We know: they sound like one of the magical, made-up berries plastered on the wallpaper of Willy Wonka's Chocolate ... One Green Planet [ story ]

Sam Cook column: Gooseberry morning: A tourist in his native land
That's what they looked like. That's what all of us looked like this sunny Monday, clambering over the rocks at Gooseberry Falls State Park. Colorful ants, to be sure. Strolling, splashing, posing, selfie-ing, climbing, gawking ants. We were all tiny ... Duluth News Tribune [ story ]

Photo - Paul Rothrock - Keys to Nature Project - The Field Museum - Chicago, Illinois

Selected Species

Black Gooseberry
Common Gooseberry
Hedge Gooseberry
Japanese Gooseberry
North American Gooseberry
Whitestem Gooseberry

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