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Taxon: Ribes aureum Pursh var. aureum

Genus: Ribes subgenus: Ribes section: Symphocalyx
Family: Grossulariaceae.
Nomen number: 405085
Name verified on: 17-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Jan-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR).
Accessions: 16 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • only available ) NPGS core subset accessions for the crop ‘RIBES’ ) or .
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Common names:

  • gadellier doré   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • golden currant   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • Gold-Johannisbeere   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
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Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann)
  • Environmental: revegetator   (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998)
  • Human food: fruit   (fide Cornucopia; F Utah ed2)
  • Gene sources: high yield for currant   (fide Keep 1975)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario [s.], Quebec [s.]
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta [s.], Saskatchewan [s.w.]
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - South Dakota [w.]
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon [e. & c.], Washington [e. & c.], Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Allred, Kelly W. 2008. Flora Neomexicana I: The vascular plants of New Mexico, an annotated checklist to the names of vascular plants with synonymy and bibliography.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. [= R. aureum].
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants.
  • Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. [re. English common names].
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Keep, E. 1975. Currants and gooseberries. 245 In: Janick, J. & J. N. Moore, eds., Advances in fruit breeding. 245. [= R. aureum].
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). [= R. aureum].
  • Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption. [= R. aureum].
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Ribes aureum Pursh var. aureum:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Ribes aureum var. aureum cultivars

Images:

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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?405085 (23 October 2014)

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