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Ribes Sanguineum

Botanical Name:

Ribes sanguineum

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Soil
Moist to drier, well-drained soils.
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Dec

Plant Type

Shrub, Edible

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody

Plant Height

6-12 ft.

Flower

Early spring 1"-3" long clusters of tiny red, pink, or white star-shaped tubular flowers covering the stems with 10-30 flowers in each cluster.

Fruit

Blue-black round fruits with white bloom, technically edible but are quite sour., Black, Blue

Benefits
Attracts

Hummingbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Saxifragales

Family

Grossulariaceae

Genus

Ribes

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