Category Archives: Shrubs

Know Your Natives – Missouri Gooseberry

Missouri Gooseberry Missouri Gooseberry (Ribes missouriense) is one of four species of gooseberries in Arkansas. Sometimes called currants, the genus is found across most of the northern hemisphere, extending down into South America via the Andes. Missouri gooseberry occurs primarily … Continue reading

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Gardening with Arkansas Native Shrubs

Learn secrets of how to garden successfully with Arkansas native shrubs. We will meet Tuesday September 11 at noon at Central Arkansas Library System. Continue reading

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A Beautiful Fall Native Shrub, American Beautyberry

American beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) is a drought tolerant shrub for sun or part sun.   More information is found in the article by Gerald Klingaman, retired Extension Horticulturist.

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