Ribes californicum. Hillside gooseberry. California
Native to the area including Jasper Ridge, this early blooming
gooseberry has greenish-white, pendent flowers, not as conspicuous as the red-blooming
R. speciosum or rose-pink R.
sanguineum. There has been for many years a large, healthy bush to 8
feet high and wide adjacent to the Dish loop trail, 160 yards southwest of the
turnoff to the Dish (map).
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Name derivation, genus | speciesRelated material: treatment in Jepson Manual