How to Grow Gooseberries?

Answer Semi-translucent green in colour, gooseberries (Ribes grossularia) are ideal for dishes requiring a crisp acidity to complement either sweet or savoury dishes. Gooseberries are great for garden spa... Read More »

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Why are gooseberries called gooseberries?

The exact reason is not known but many expect that it is a corruption of the old german, french or dutch names for the plant. However, it is also likely that it was just named "gooseberry" and not ... Read More »

What is another name for Chinese gooseberries?

Kiwifruit or Kiwi is another name for Chinese gooseberries [Actinidia deliciosa]. Other common names include Wood berry, Wonder or Unusual fruit, Vine or Macaque pear, Sunny or Macaque peach, and H... Read More »

What is the gooseberries color?

Gooseberries varie in colors. They can be red, or deep purple after they are finished growing, when they are growing they are green. So the answer to your question- green, red, and purple.

How to Cut Back Gooseberries?

Commonly called gooseberries, shrubs of the genus Ribes occur naturally across much of Europe, Asia and North America. Many species of gooseberries are cultivated for their round, grape-like fruit,... Read More »