Taxon  Report   7143 
Ribes sanguineum  Pursh  var. sanguineum 
Red flowering currant,  Redflower currant
Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum
© 2015 John Doyen
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Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum
© 2012 Chris Wagner
Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum
© 2009 Ben Stever
Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Ribes
Parent Record Ribes sanguineum
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: May 26, 2018).

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