The plants around us. Volum III The plant around us. Volume III. Etwining project - Page 8

Ribes uva-crispa English: Gooseberry Spanish: grosella espinosa europea Estonian: tikker, euroopa karusmari Ribes uva-crispa It is native to Europe the caucasus and northern Africa. The gooseberry is a bush.They produce an edible fruit. Portuguese: Groselheira-comum Turkish: Bektaşi üzümü Catalan: grosella espinosa Catalan Flowers- The bell shaped flowers are produced, singly or in pairs, from the groups of rounded, deeply crenated 3 or 5 lobed leaves. Leaves- The leaves are wiht the short root, dark green from the top,light gray at the bottom,whit a deep crooked edge. Fruit -The fruit are berries, smaller in wild. Gooseberries than the cultivated varieties ,but often of good flavour. It is generally hairy, but in one variety smooth constituting. The Ribes uva-crispa of writers. The colour of the berries is usually green but can be red, purple, yellow or white. Authors: Krista Kallas, Darja-Maria Medri