Taxon  Report   7106    
Ribes bracteosum  Douglas in Hook.
Stink currant
Ribes bracteosum
© 2008 Matt Below
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Ribes bracteosum
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Ribes bracteosum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Ribes bracteosum
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Ribes
Communities: North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Ribes bracteosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

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 21, 2019).