Idaho Gooseberry, Straggly Inland Black Currant
Ribes oxyacanthoides ssp. irriguum
Synonyms: Grossularia irrigua, Grossularia nonscripta, Ribes divaricatum var. irriguum, Ribes irriguum, Ribes leucoderme, Ribes nonscripta, Ribes oxyacanthoides var. irriguum, Ribes oxyacanthoides var. leucoderme
A close-up of the flower of Idaho gooseberry as seen in Asotin County, Washington..............May 24, 2010. Note the cup-shaped calyx tube with calyx lobes longer than the tube. Note also the style which is noticeably longer than the petals. Note the gland-tipped hairs on the thick pedicels (more evident on photos below).
Additional close-ups of the flowers, leaves and growth form of Idaho gooseberry as seen in Asotin County, Washington..............May 24, 2010.