Page author: David Giblin
Ribes inerme var. inerme
whitestem gooseberry

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.

Habitat: Moist forest edges and openings in the mountains, riparian corridors at lower elevations.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Ribes inerme Rydb. var. inerme
Publication: Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 1: 202. 1900.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Grossularia inermis (Rydb.) Coville & Britton var. pubescens A. Berger
Ribes divaricatum Douglas var. inerme (Rydb.) McMinn
Ribes inerme Rydb. var. subarmatum M. Peck
Ribes valicola Greene ex Rydb.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Ribes inerme var. inerme in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Ribes inerme var. inerme checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Ribes inerme var. inerme atlas page.

CalPhotos: Ribes inerme var. inerme photos.

USDA Plants: Ribes inerme var. inerme information.

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