Taxon  Report   7118 
Ribes hudsonianum  A. Richards  var. petiolare  (Douglas) Jancz.
Western black currant
Ribes hudsonianum var. petiolare, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Genus: Ribes
Parent Record Ribes hudsonianum
Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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PLANTS: Ribes petiolare
More information about  Ribes hudsonianum var. petiolare
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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