Ribes thacherianum
Santa Cruz Island Gooseberry
Grossulariaceae
Exposure
Partial shade
Water
Occasional water
Form
Deciduous shrub
Height
8 feet
Flower color
Red and white
Bloom time
Spring
This gooseberry forms a large prickly shrub having fuschia-shaped flowers with deep red sepals and
white petals followed by purple berries. It is from Santa Cruz Island where it is rare.
Habitat
Ravines