Prickly Gooseberry (Ribes cynosbati)
Prickly Gooseberry (Ribes cynosbati)
Prickly Gooseberry (Ribes cynosbati)

Prickly Gooseberry (Ribes cynosbati)

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5 Gallon

Light: Sun - Shade
Soil: Medium - Wet
Mature Height: 2-5 feet
Mature Width: 2-5 feet

Description: Prickly, purple berries attract many birds, including catbirds, robins, brown thrashers, and cedar waxwings! It has both prickly and smooth branches on the same plant. The flowers also draw in an array of pollinators, including syrphid flies and bees. Larvae of the green comma butterfly (Polygonia faunus) feed on the foliage. Edible berries ripen in mid-summer.