Ribes growing up through wild cucumber plant.
Poison Oak stopped me from getting a better photo .
This individual may have been planted as part of a restoration effort. If so, it was nursery-grown from material collected in the park.
Growing up against rock cliff amidst oaks, toyon.
individual growing prostrate on stream bank
internodal spines 0, present at nodes
Creekside 20 meters off of Shafter Grade, growing in shade of Bay and Buckeye
Ribes californicum, with the common name Hillside gooseberry, is a native species of currant. It is endemic to California, where it can be found throughout many of the California Coast, Transverse, and Peninsular Ranges in local habitat types such as chaparral and woodlands.