dogberry, eastern prickly gooseberry, prickly wild gooseberry
[Grossularia cynosbati (L.) Mill., more...]
Etymology: Ribes: from Syrian or Kurdish ribas, which was derived from an old Persian word
Plants: perennial shrub
Conservation Status: Native
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 3 USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: Shrubs: Photos, descriptions, information USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS): Images of seeds, fruits, embryos, etc.