Gooseberry (Ribes spp.) is a small spiny bush in the family Rosaceae which is grown for its edible fruit of the same name. The gooseberry bush is a spiny shrub with deeply...
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Goji Berry plant weak, with shell-like insects

Gooseberry    None Given

Hi, I have a healthy Goji Berry that started getting weak and loosing its leaves colors, and I spotted these little shell-like insects or fungus. When I scalp them off the stem...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:March 18, 2016

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white covered branches

Gooseberry    Westchester County, NY

what causes the white covering on the branches of my gooseberry bush?

Asked by: susanne servin (1 point)   Posted:September 11, 2015

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Leaves dropping from gooseberry

Gooseberry    TN7 4JP

How do I treat leaf drop on gooseberry bushes? This is the second season when the leaves have fallen completely from the branches of my gooseberry bushes despite some pruning...

Asked by: Sally Sugg (1 point)   Posted:May 17, 2015

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This is photo of my curled leaves on gooseberry plant
Curling leaves on gooseberries

Gooseberry    Warrington

Leaves on our gooseberry plants are all curled is this a serious problem and will the gooseberrys still be edible

Asked by: Sarah challinor (2 points)   Posted:May 14, 2015

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Gooseberry 'Captivator' with grubs

Gooseberry    Grafton Australia

We have found small green caterpillars inside the leaf tips on the Captivator variety of Gooseberry. The grubs have stuck the leaf tips together with silk webbing. The plants...

Asked by: Karen Goodall (2 points)   Posted:October 2, 2014

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Gooseberry that does not flower


The gooseberry I have in my back yard has not flowered once. I have lived here for about 4 years now, the plant was there when we moved here so its not one I planted. It looks...

Asked by: Pamela Croft (1 point)   Posted:March 11, 2013

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