Mahonia repens

Oregon Grape
Berberis repens (Mahonia repens)

Family: Barberry (Berberidaceae)
AKA: Holly Grape, Creeping Barberry
Photo taken on: May 8, 2004
Location: Almont, GV, CO
Life Zones: Foothills to montane
Habitat: Rocky slopes, woodlands

A shrub growing low to the ground with holly-like leaves which turn red in the Fall. Oregon Grape fruit is edible.

Mahonia repens - fruit

Flora of North America reference.  

Yellow Round Clusters