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Sierra gooseberry

Ribes roezlii


Red and prickly. About 15-20mm in width.


Mixed/coniferous forest.


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Also known as a choke cherry. They are wonderful to eat. Use tweezers to hold and burn off spines. Slice open with a knife, turn inside out and eat its meager fruit inside. Also a great survival food.

Corey J
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Corey J

California, USA

Spotted on Oct 8, 2006
Submitted on Nov 4, 2012

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