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Red Currant

An ocasional plant of woods and scrub areas.



Common Name Red Currant
Scientific Name Ribes sylvestre
Species Group Bushes
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Currant family - Grossulariaceae
Status Scarce
Flower Colour Group Green
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
Preferred Environment
Look for Bushy shrub with green flower with a red tinge to the outer edge of the petals
Additional Identification Notes
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