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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Saxifragales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Ribes curvatum   FAMILY Grossulariaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ribes curvatum   FAMILY Grossulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)

Ribes curvatum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America

Ribes curvatum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)

Grossularia curvata

 

COMMON NAME:
Granite Gooseberry


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image of Ribes curvatum, Granite Gooseberry

JK Marlow    jkm110417_087

April    Cleburne County    AL

Mount Cheaha

Leaves 3-5 lobed, irregularly toothed, per Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast (Foote & Jones, 1989).

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Ribes curvatum   FAMILY Grossulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ribes curvatum   FAMILY Grossulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Ribes curvatum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Ribes curvatum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Grossularia curvata

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3447

Shrub
Perennial

Habitat: Rocky upland and riparian forests and woodlands, bluffs, glade margins, per Weakley's Flora

Native to Georgia

Rare

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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with slender nodal spines

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellowish-green?
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5 petals
5 stamens
Inferior ovary
Bisexual

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Berry

 

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