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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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period

© Beatrice F. Howitt 1999 California Academy of Sciences
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:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (RIAU)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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