Calflora
Taxon  Report   7126    
Ribes lobbii  A. Gray
Gummy gooseberry
Ribes lobbii
© 2015 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ribes lobbii
© 2008 Norman Jensen
Ribes lobbii
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Ribes lobbii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ribes lobbii
© 2006 Julie Wakelin
Family: GROSSULARIACEAE  
Genus: Ribes
Communities: Red Fir Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Grossularia lobbii
More information about  Ribes lobbii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (RILO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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