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Prickly Currant

Prickly Currant

Other Names

Black Gooseberry
Swamp Gooseberry

Prickly Currant Facts

Prickly Currant is another name for Black Gooseberry. The binomial name for Black Gooseberry is Ribes lacustre, and is one of several species of Ribes, or Currant. Also known as Swamp Gooseberry. Other common names for Gooseberry bushes are usually specific to a particular species of Ribes, such as Common Gooseberry for Ribes uva crispa, Hedge Gooseberry for Ribes alpestris, Japanese Gooseberry for Ribes grossularioides, Prickly Gooseberry for Ribes cynosbati, North American Gooseberry for Ribes hirtellum, and Whitestem Gooseberry for Ribes inerme.

Prickly Currant Farms

It may be possible to find any prickly currant farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!

Photo - Karma's Forest Wholesale Nursery and Organic Gardens - Cheshire, Oregon

Other Species

Common Gooseberry
Hedge Gooseberry
Japanese Gooseberry
North American Gooseberry
Prickly Gooseberry
Whitestem Gooseberry

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