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Ribes aureum var. aureum  (Golden currant)
Reveal, James L.

Ribes aureum var. aureum

Ribes aureum Pursh var. aureum

Golden Currant

Grossulariaceae (Currant Family)

Synonym(s): Chrysobotrya aurea


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Size Notes: Up to about 10 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun


USA: AZ , CA , CO , ID , MT , NM , NV , OR , SD , TX , UT , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC , ON , QC , SK

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ribes aureum var. aureum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ribes aureum var. aureum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ribes aureum var. aureum


Record Modified: 2019-12-06
Research By: CBR

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