Taxon  Report   7149    
Ribes viburnifolium  A. Gray
Catalina currant,  Island gooseberry, Santa catalina island currant
Ribes viburnifolium
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Ribes viburnifolium
© 2006 Steve Matson
Ribes viburnifolium
© 2006 Steve Matson
Ribes viburnifolium, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, Baja California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Ribes viburnifolium
© 2018 Aaron Echols
Genus: Ribes
Communities: Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Ribes viburnifolium
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 22, 2019).