Taxon  Report   7102 
Ribes aureum  Pursh
golden currant
Ribes aureum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Ribes aureum
© 2007 Ricky Grubb
Ribes aureum
© Beatrice F. Howitt 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Ribes aureum
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: GROSSULARIACEAE  
Genus: Ribes
Subspecies and Varieties:
Ribes aureum var. aureum
Ribes aureum var. gracillimum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Ribes aureum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (RIAU)

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2015).

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