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Ribes hudsonianum Richardson
Northern black currant
USDA Symbol: RIHU
Not recommended; carries disease which kills white pine.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Shrub Leaf:
Green Autumn Foliage:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
, WY Canada: AB
, SK Native Habitat:
Growing ConditionsWater Use: High
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Fragrant Foliage: yes
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff