Taxon  Report   7141 
Ribes sanguineum  Pursh
Flowering currant,  Red flowering currant, Redflower currant

Ribes sanguineum
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Ribes sanguineum
© 2008 John Pelafigue
Ribes sanguineum
© 2008 John Pelafigue
Ribes sanguineum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

 Interactive Distribution Map 

 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Ribes sanguineum
© 2008 John Pelafigue
Genus: Ribes
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Ribes sanguineum

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 More information about  Ribes sanguineum
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

Search (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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 01, 2015).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

News About Calflora Home
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT