[The Currant or Gooseberry Family West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Red-flowering Currant

Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum - Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

Red-flowering currant blooming in the webmaster's woodland garden in Gresham, OR.......March 27, 2017.

Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum - Close-up of a flower of Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

A close-up of the inflorescence and stem leaves of red-flowering currant as seen along the Springwater Trail at Powell Butte west of Gresham, OR.............April 9, 2011.

Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

Red-flowering currant as an ornamental shrub at the webmaster's residence in Gresham, OR.........April 5, 2017.

Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum - Inflorescence of Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum - Leaf of Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

Inflorescence and leaf of red-flowering currant as seen in Gresham, OR.

Dorsal leaf surface of Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum - Inflorescence of Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

Flower of Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum - Red-flowering Currant: Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum

Additional photos of red-flowering currant as seen on Saddle Mountain in the Coast Range of northwestern Oregon..........May 21, 2009.

Paul Slichter