Taxon  Report   10306    
Ribes hudsonianum  Richardson
Northern black currant
Ribes hudsonianum
© 2007 Mary Winter
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ribes hudsonianum, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Ribes hudsonianum
© 2007 Mary Winter
Genus: Ribes
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Ribes hudsonianum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).