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Last updated 10/28/2009 by David Giblin.
Ribes sanguineum Pursh var. sanguineum[FNA8, HC2]
redflowering currant

Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 164 [1813].

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA8: "Ribes sanguineum is widely cultivated. It begins to bloom very early in the season, providing a nectar source for pollinators when little else is available."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Ribes sanguineum Pursh var. deductum Jeps.
Ribes sanguineum Pursh var. melanocarpum (Greene) Jeps.