Taxon  Report   7123 
Ribes lacustre  (Pers.) Poiret
Prickly currant,  Swamp currant
Ribes lacustre
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Ribes lacustre
© 2010 Keir Morse
Ribes lacustre, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Ribes lacustre
© 1999 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: GROSSULARIACEAE  
Genus: Ribes
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Limnobotrya lacustris
PLANTS: Ribes lacustre var. parvulum
PLANTS: Ribes oxycanthoides var. lacustre
More information about  Ribes lacustre
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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website references from Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (RILA)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 01, 2016).

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