Calflora
Taxon  Report   10307    
Ribes menziesii  Pursh  var. menziesii 
Canyon gooseberry
Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
© 2018 Rebecca Schoenenberger
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
© 2018 Rebecca Schoenenberger
Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Ribes menziesii var. menziesii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Family: GROSSULARIACEAE  
Genus: Ribes
Parent: Ribes menziesii
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Grossularia menziesii
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. faustum
ICPN: Ribes menziesii var. hystriculum
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More information about  Ribes menziesii var. menziesii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (RIMEM)

Search efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).