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Photographer: William S. Alverson           

William S. Alverson

William S. Alverson
Family Grossulariaceae
Ribes oxyacanthoides L. subsp. oxyacanthoides
Canadian gooseberry, northern gooseberry
Ribes: from Syrian or Kurdish ribas, which was derived from an old Persian word
oxyacanthoides: oxys for "pointed;" acantha for "thorn;" oides for "like;"
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Status: Threatened
Plant: perennial shrub

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