EPPO Global Database

Ribes uva-crispa subsp. reclinatum(RIBRE)

Code created in: 2016-08-26

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: RIBRE
  • Preferred name: Ribes uva-crispa subsp. reclinatum
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Reichenbach


Eastern Europe, Caucasus, Russian Far East. Cultivated like R. uva-crispa. Introduced into China. The two subspecies are both said to be parents of cultivated gooseberry varieties. However, it seems that the Russian and western European interpretations differ and there may be no good reason for separating the subspecies 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Grossularia reclinata (Linnaeus) Miller
Ribes uva-crispa var. reclinatum (Linnaeus) Berlandier

Common names
Name Language
крыжовник отклонённый Russian
ōu zhōu cùlì Chinese
欧洲醋栗 Chinese
агрус відхилений Ukrainian