Red Flowering Currant (Ribes sanguineum)
Available as 8-14 inch potted plants -Available May 2023 until sold out. Shipped fully rooted in soil in pot. Ships with leaves in Spring and Summer and dormant without leaves in Fall and Winter.
Available as Large 2 year old bare root plants - Ships November-April 2023. Will be pruned to 12-18 inches tall to promote branching and fit into a 24 inch shipping box. Ships UPS 3 Day Select. We can not ship these 2 Year Shrubs to PO Boxes, AK, HI or US Territories without a freight surcharge.
Large clusters of bright reddish pink flowers followed by blue-black berries that birds love. Plant in part to full sun. Makes an excellent hedge or as an accent in a border planting. Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies and birds. Great fall color. Native west of the Cascades from British Columbia to Northern California. Deer tolerant. Grows 3 - 6 feet tall in USDA Zone 5 - 9.
Currants and Gooseberries can be an alternate host to white pine blister rust. It may be illegal for anyone to ship to parts of DE, MA, MI, MT, NH, NJ, OH, RI, VA and all of NC, SC, WV, and ME. If you live in these states check with your local/state agriculture department to see if they are legal to plant in your Zip Code and if you need a permit before you purchase. Go to https://www.nationalplantboard.org/state-law--regulation-summaries.html for individual State contact information. We will not be responsible for plants confiscated by local authorities.
Plants come with detailed planting, growing and care instructions...and you can call or email if you have additional questions.
Price includes shipping