Ribes missouriense

Common name: Wild Gooseberry

Native plant

An understory plant that grows in medium shade to full sun. Be careful when handling this plant because of its thorns. The fruit is edible when collected in July. When grown in full sun, the fall color is a very dark purple, nearly black, but this color softens in shade.

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Pricing information per unit for 5 gallon growing method
1 to 10 units $19.50
11 to 24 units $17
25 or more units $14.50

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Plant Details

Plant type

Shrub

Soil type

Dry Mesic, Mesic (Not too Wet Not too Dry), Moist Mesic

Light exposure

Full Sun, Partial Sun / Part Shade, Shade

Bloom period

Spring

Urban environment

Road-side/Salt Tolerant, Yards that Flood

Growth form

Shrubby/Clump, Colonizing / Spreading

Growth rate

Fast

Flower color

Cream

Fall color

Russet Orange

Size

Mature height
2 Feet
Mature width
3 Feet
Max height
4 Feet
Max width
5 Feet

Additional information

Butterfly host plant Loved by birds Pollinator hot spot Edible fruit

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