Taxon  Report   7111 
Ribes cereum  Douglas
Wax currant
Ribes cereum
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
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Ribes cereum
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Ribes cereum
© 2005 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Ribes cereum, 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
Ribes cereum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Communities:
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Ribes cereum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
website references from Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (RICE)

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 03, 2016).

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