Calflora
Taxon  Report   7123    
Ribes lacustre  (Pers.) Poir.
Prickly currant,  Swamp currant
Ribes lacustre, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: GROSSULARIACEAE  
Genus: Ribes

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Limnobotrya lacustris
PLANTS: Ribes lacustre var. parvulum
PLANTS: Ribes oxycanthoides var. lacustre
More information about  Ribes lacustre
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (RILA)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2019).