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Coast Flowering Currant

Ribes Sanguineum

Description:

Deciduous shrub. Picture taken at late winter. Plant can grow to about 7ft, and has spindly branches. Leaves at this stage are small and plamated with 3-5 lobes. Leaves can have chemical smell. Flowers start to bloom before the leaves show. The flowers are dropping clusters pink to red colors. Berries are a dark purple, edible

Habitat:

Partial wooded areas near water.

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1 Comment

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

Very lovely!

Jellis
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Jellis

California, USA

Spotted on Mar 18, 2013
Submitted on Apr 15, 2013

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