Taxon  Report   10307 
Ribes menziesii  Pursh  var. menziesii 
Canyon gooseberry
Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
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Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
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Ribes menziesii var. menziesii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Ribes
Parent Record Ribes menziesii
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral
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PLANTS: Grossularia menziesii
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. faustum
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. hystriculum
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. hystrix
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. leptosmum
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. senile
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. retineatum
More information about  Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
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Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 23, 2018).

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