Taxon  Report   7129    
Ribes malvaceum  Sm.  var. viridifolium  Abrams
Chaparral currant
Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium
© 2006 Keir Morse
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Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium
© 2016 Keir Morse
Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Genus: Ribes
Parent: Ribes malvaceum
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ribes purpurascens
PLANTS: Ribes viridifolium
More information about  Ribes malvaceum var. viridifolium
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 16, 2019).