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Ribes sanguineum

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Ribes sanguineum

Ribsan
Red Flowering Currant,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
D6
Size: 20cm
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $18.38 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $20.21 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Ribes sanguineum Red Flowering Currant,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Shrub Like

Description:
Attractive tall-growing deciduous shrub with weeping clusters of dark-pink current-like flowers in Spring followed by black berries. Great for cottage themed gardens. Grows approx. 3m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Feature, Fragrant Garden

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Minimal care required. Performs best in a part-shade position in well-drained soil. Will benefit from an occasional pruning after flowering.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Grossulariaceae NorthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink, Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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