Taxon  Report   7107 
Ribes californicum  Hook. & Arn.
California gooseberry,  Hillside gooseberry
Ribes californicum
© 2013 Gary McDonald
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Ribes californicum
© 2015 Jean Pawek
Ribes californicum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Ribes californicum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Ribes californicum
© 2003 Joseph Dougherty/
Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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More information about  Ribes californicum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2017).

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