Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 8 taxa in the family Grossulariaceae, Currant family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Skunk Currant, Mountain Currant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ribes glandulosum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes glandulosum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ribes glandulosum 094-02-001   FAMILY: Saxifragaceae

 

Look for it in periglacial boulderfields, high elevation seeps, spruce-fir forests

Uncommon, but locally abundant

Native to North Carolina

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Roundleaf Gooseberry, Appalachian Gooseberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ribes rotundifolium   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes rotundifolium   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ribes rotundifolium 094-02-002   FAMILY: Saxifragaceae

 

Look for it on moist slopes, balds, boulderfields, rocky forests, mostly at high elevations south of VA

Common in NC, rare in SC, endemic to the Appalachians

Native to the Carolinas

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Miccosukee Gooseberry, Spiny Gooseberry, Florida Gooseberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ribes echinellum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes echinellum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ribes echinellum 094-02-003   FAMILY: Saxifragaceae

 

Look for it in mesic, nutrient-rich forests

Rare, known only from McCormick Co, SC, and Jefferson Co, FL

Native to South Carolina

 


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camera icon Common Name: Prickly Gooseberry, Dogberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ribes cynosbati   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes cynosbati   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ribes cynosbati 094-02-004   FAMILY: Saxifragaceae

 

Look for it in moist slopes, periglacial boulderfields, grassy balds, mostly at high elevations

Common

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Wild Black Currant, American Black Currant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ribes americanum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes americanum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae

 

Look for it in moist forests, marl marshes

Rare

Native: north of the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Granite Gooseberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ribes curvatum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes curvatum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae

 

Look for it in rocky upland forests

Rare

Native to Georgia

 


drawing of Ribes hirtellum, Northern Gooseberry need picture of leaf or frond of Ribes hirtellum, Northern Gooseberry need picture of flower of Ribes hirtellum, Northern Gooseberry need picture of sepals or involucral bracts of Ribes hirtellum, Northern Gooseberry need picture of fruit of Ribes hirtellum, Northern Gooseberry
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Common Name: Northern Gooseberry
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Ribes hirtellum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes hirtellum   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae

 

Look for it in rocky forests

Native north of the Carolinas

 


drawing of Ribes lacustre, Bristly Black Currant, Spiny Swamp Currant need picture of leaf or frond of Ribes lacustre, Bristly Black Currant, Spiny Swamp Currant need picture of flower of Ribes lacustre, Bristly Black Currant, Spiny Swamp Currant need picture of sepals or involucral bracts of Ribes lacustre, Bristly Black Currant, Spiny Swamp Currant need picture of fruit of Ribes lacustre, Bristly Black Currant, Spiny Swamp Currant
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Common Name: Bristly Black Currant, Spiny Swamp Currant
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Ribes lacustre   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ribes lacustre   FAMILY: Grossulariaceae

 

Look for it in forests, acid swamps

Native north of the Carolinas

 


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