[Wildflowers with 5 Petals in Mt. Adams Country]

The Gooseberry Family in Mt. Adams Country


Sticky Currant: Ribes viscosissimum

Sticky Currant: Ribes viscosissimum

Mapleleaf Currant, Maple-leaf Currant: Ribes acerifolium (Synonym: Ribes howellii) -

Blue Currant, California Black Currant, Stink Currant: Ribes bracteosum -

Wax Currant: Ribes cereum var. cereum (Synonyms: Ribes cereum var. inebrians, Ribes cereum var. pedicellare, Ribes inebrians, Ribes reniforme, Ribes viscidulum) -

Coast Black Gooseberry, Spreading Gooseberry, Straggly Currant, Straggly Gooseberry: Ribes divaricatum var. divaricatum (Synonyms: Grossularia divaricata, Ribes divaricatum var. glabriflorum, Ribes divaricatum var. rigidum, Ribes suksdorfii) -

Hudson Bay Currant, Northern Black Currant, Stinking Currant, Western Black Currant, Wild Currant: Ribes hudsonianum (Synonyms: Ribes hudsonianum var. petiolare, Ribes petiolare)

Bristly Black Gooseberry, Prickly Currant, Swamp Currant, Swamp Gooseberry: Ribes lacustre (Synonyms: Limnobotrya lacustris, Ribes lacustre var. parvulum, Ribes oxyacanthoides var. lacustre) -

Alpine Prickly Currant, Mountain Gooseberry, Western Prickly Gooseberry: Ribes montigenum (Synonyms: Limnobotrya montigena, Ribes lacustre var. molle, Ribes lentum, Ribes nubigenum) -

Redflowering Currant, Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum (Synonyms: Ribes sanguineum var. deductum, Ribes sanguineum var. melanocarpum) -

American Red Currant, Swamp Red Currant, Wild Red Currant: Ribes triste (Synonyms: Ribes rubrum var. alaskanum, Ribes rubrum var. propinquum, Ribes triste var. albinervium) - ?

Hall's Sticky Currant, Mountain Currant, Sticky Currant: Ribes viscosissimum (Synonyms: Ribes viscosissimum var. hallii, Ribes viscosissimum var. viscosissimum) -

Mount Adams Gooseberry, Spiny Gooseberry, Spring Gooseberry, Watson Gooseberry, Watson's Gooseberry: Ribes watsonianum (Synonym: Grossularia watsoniana) -

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