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Ribes cereum Douglas
WAX CURRANT
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Andrena cristata @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Aphididae  Nasonovia ( @ AMNH_PBI (2); NCSU (7)
Apidae  Anthophora pernicis @ BBSL__BBSLID (1)

Anthophora subignava @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Bombus californicus @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Bombus flavifrons @ EMEC (1)

Bombus huntii @ UCRC_ENT (8)

Bombus vosnesenskii @ EMEC_JPS__JPS (3)
Bertiaceae  Bertia submoriformis @ BPI (1)
Cicadellidae  Colladonus holmesi @ AMNH_PBI (12)

Idiocerus ( @ UCR_ENT (1)

Limotettix ( @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Psammotettix attenuens @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Scaphytopius ( @ AMNH_PBI (9)
Coleosporiaceae  Coleosporium jonesii @ BPI (7)

Coleosporium ribicola @ BPI (36)
Cronartiaceae  Cronartium occidentale @ BPI (6)

Cronartium ribicola @ BPI (3)
Cucurbitariaceae  Cucurbitaria ribis @ BPI (1)
Dermateaceae  Gloeosporidiella ribis @ BPI (1)

Gloeosporium bartholomaei @ BPI (1)

Pseudopeziza ribis @ BPI (1)

Pseudopeziza @ BPI (1)
Halictidae  Lasioglossum ruidosense @ BBSL (1)
Megachilidae  Osmia atrocyanea @ BBSL__BBSLID (1)

Osmia densa @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Osmia lignaria @ BBSL__BBSLID (4)

Osmia montana @ EMEC (1)

Osmia pikei @ UCRC_ENT (7); BBSL__BBSLID (1)

Osmia sanctaerosae @ UCRC_ENT (3)
Miridae  Aoplonema princeps @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Deraeocoris brevis @ AMNH_ENT (2)

Oligotylus pluto @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Parthenicus ribesi @ AMNH_PBI (8)

Parthenicus @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Phytocoris dumicola @ AMNH_ENT (1)

Pilophorus schwarzi @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Plagiognathus polhemorum @ AMNH_PBI (69)

Plagiognathus ribesi @ AMNH_PBI (19)

Pronotocrepis clavicornis @ AMNH_PBI (47)

Tupiocoris californicus @ AMNH_ENT (13)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia caricis @ BPI (2)

Puccinia micrantha @ BPI (1)
Tricholomataceae  Helotium @ BPI (1)

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Ribes cereum Douglas
wax currant

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General Information
Symbol: RICE
Group: Dicot
Family: Grossulariaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, AZ, Flagstaff, Arboretum. July 14, 2001. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, AZ, Flagstaff, Arboretum. July 14, 2001. Usage Requirements .

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . United States, NE, Lincoln. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. 1981. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. 1981. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

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©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

C. Kenneth Pearse. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, ID, Boise National Forest. 1934. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Douglas Co., Spooner Lake. June 19, 2010. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Douglas Co., Spooner Lake. June 19, 2010. Usage Requirements .

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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Rosales
Family Grossulariaceae – Currant family
Genus Ribes L. – currant
Species Ribes cereum Douglas – wax currant

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Ribes cereum . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Ribes cereum</i>
Douglas var. <i>
cereum </i>
Ribes cereum var. cereum
wax currant Distribution of <i>
Ribes cereum</i>
Douglas var. <i>
colubrinum</i>
C.L. Hitchc.
Ribes cereum var. colubrinum
wax currant Distribution of <i>
Ribes cereum</i>
Douglas var. <i>
pedicellare</i>
W.H. Brewer & S. Watson
Ribes cereum var. pedicellare
whisky currant

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Noxious Weed Information
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Michigan Ribes
currant, gooseberry Plant pest 1
1 planting of currants and gooseberries in certain parts of the State of Michigan is prohibited

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17. Ribes cereum Douglas, Trans. Hort. Soc. London. 7: 512. 1830.

Plants 0.2-2 m. Stems spreading or arching to erect, puberulent, sparsely to copiously stipitate-glandular; spines at nodes absent; prickles on internodes absent. Leaves: petiole (0.3-) 0.6-1.2(-2.8) cm, glabrous or finely to copiously pubescent; blade almost reniform to broadly cuneate-flabellate, 3-5(-7)-lobed, shallowly cleft, (0.5-) 1-2(-4) cm, base cordate to truncate, surfaces glabrous or copiously pubescent, sparsely stipitate-glandular to downy to conspicuously stipitate-glandular and sessile-glandular, particularly noticeable on margins, lobes rounded, margins coarsely crenate-dentate, apex obtuse. Inflorescences pendent, solitary flowers or 2-8(-9)-flowered racemes, 1-3 cm, axis finely pubescent, ± sticky with short-stalked to subsessile glands, flowers tightly clustered at end of peduncle. Pedicels jointed, (0.4-) 1-2.2(-3.4) mm, puberulent; bracts flabellate or ovate to obovate, 3-7(-8.8) mm, pubescent, stipitate-glandular. Flowers: hypanthium white to greenish white with pink tinge, or pinkish white, narrowly tubular, tube widest at base and near throat, 5-9(-9.4) mm, densely hairy and scattered stipitate-glandular abaxially, glabrous adaxially; sepals not overlapping, spreading-recurved, greenish white to white or faintly to strongly pinkish tinged, deltate-ovate, 1-3.2 mm; petals connivent, erect, white to pink, orbiculate or flabellate, not conspicuously revolute or inrolled, 1-2.1 mm; nectary disc not prominent; stamens shorter than petals, (inserted below petals and completely included in hypanthium tube); filaments linear, 0.5-1.6 mm, glabrous; anthers pale cream-yellow to yellow, oval, 0.6-1.2 mm, apex with small, cup-shaped gland; ovary glabrous or hairy or sparsely to densely pubescent; styles connate nearly to stigmas, 7.5-11.5 mm, proximally hairy or glabrous. Berries tasteless, dull to bright red or orange-red, ovoid, 5-12 mm, sparsely glandular to glandular. 2 n = 16.

Varieties 2 (2 in the flora): w North America.

Ribes cereum has a notably spicy odor. The bright green style, which becomes brown with age, is striking.

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Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0051 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0047 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8076 3101 4736 0001 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Mountain Currant
ID: 1335 3153 0216 0036 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8120 3181 4013 0038 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8076 3101 4742 0023 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8076 3101 2933 0114 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1202 1038 [detail]
© 1981 Gary A. Monroe

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8076 3101 0669 0031 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0049 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8120 3181 4565 0032 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0045 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8076 3101 3985 0106 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1202 1039 [detail]
© 1981 Gary A. Monroe

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0048 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0052 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Squaw Currant
ID: 8076 3101 2933 0115 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0050 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 6246 3041 2920 0053 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1229 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1230 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1231 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1232 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

Ribes cereum
Ribes cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0805 0162 [detail]
© 2005 Dr. Mark S. Brunell

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Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0703 0539 [detail]
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0901 0242 [detail]
© 1972 Dean Wm. Taylor

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0707 0737 [detail]
© 2007 Michelle Cloud-Hughes

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0309 0767 [detail]
© 2009 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0309 0768 [detail]
© 2009 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0309 0769 [detail]
© 2009 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0709 1244 [detail]
© 2009 Peter D. Rowland

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0709 2006 [detail]
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0709 2007 [detail]
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1109 1782 [detail]
© 2009 Neal Kramer

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1109 1930 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1109 1931 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1109 1932 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0210 0621 [detail]
© 2010 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0210 0622 [detail]
© 2010 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0710 0636 [detail]
© 2010 Dan Shimmon

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0710 0637 [detail]
© 2010 Dan Shimmon

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0812 2558 [detail]
© 2012 Steve Matson

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
ID: 0000 0000 0613 1075 [detail]
© 2013 Steve Matson

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1214 0570 [detail]
© 2014 James Gonsman

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 0615 0851 [detail]
© 2015 Susan McDougall

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1215 2285 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1215 2286 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Ribes cereum var. cereum
Ribes cereum var. cereum
Wax Currant
ID: 0000 0000 1215 2287 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

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