Red Flowering Currant

Common name Red Flowering Currant
Latin name Ribes sanguineum
Type Shrub
Height 7-10'
Spread 5-8'
Light & Water
Full sun:
Part sun:
Zone 6
Bloom month April
Bloom colour Fuschia pink
Foliage colour Green
Foliage categories Green
Features
  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Attracts pollinators
  • Edible
  • Food for birds
Notes

Native to the Pacific Northwest. Exceptional early blooming plant for pollinators and hummingbirds. Black berries are bland but edible and provide food for birds. Stems are smooth and nut brown.

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