Calflora
Taxon  Report   7111    
Ribes cereum  Douglas
Wax currant
Ribes cereum
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ribes cereum
© 2005 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Ribes cereum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Ribes cereum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ribes cereum
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Family: GROSSULARIACEAE  
Genus: Ribes
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Ribes cereum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (RICE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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