Grossulariaceae Ribes californicum Hook. & Arn.

Hillside Gooseberry

Mendocino Indian - Food, Fruit

Use documented by:
Chestnut, V. K., 1902, Plants Used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California, Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 7:295-408., page 353

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Scientific name: Ribes californicum Hook. & Arn.
USDA symbol: RICAC (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Hillside Gooseberry
Family: Grossulariaceae
Family (APG): Grossulariaceae
Native American Tribe: Mendocino Indian
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Fruit
Notes: Fruits eaten directly from the bushes by children.

RECRD: 43249 id: 33398