Taxon  Report   7105    
Ribes binominatum  A. Heller
Ground gooseberry,  Trailing gooseberry
Ribes binominatum
© 2010 Vernon Smith
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Ribes binominatum
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Ribes binominatum, 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 binominatum
© 2004 Norman Jensen
Genus: Ribes
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Grossularia binominata
PLANTS: Ribes ambiguum
More information about  Ribes binominatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).