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Last updated 10/27/2009 by David Giblin.
Ribes bracteosum Douglas[FNA8, HC, HC2]
California black currant, stink currant

Publication: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 233. 1832.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA8: "Ribes bracteosum occurs along the Pacific Coast from southeastern Alaska to northern California. Its thin leaves have a sweetish, disagreeable odor and the conspicuous bracts bear acicular, mostly persistent processes near the base along the slightly winged, stipular margins."

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