Taxon  Report   7112 
Ribes cereum  Douglas  var. cereum 
Wax currant
Ribes cereum var. cereum
© 2009 Peter D. Rowland
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Ribes cereum var. cereum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Ribes cereum var. cereum
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Ribes cereum var. cereum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Ribes cereum var. cereum
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Ribes
Parent Record Ribes cereum
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Ribes reniforme
PLANTS: Ribes viscidulum
More information about  Ribes cereum var. cereum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Sep 25, 2018).

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