Ribes viburnifolium

Evergreen Currant

Plant family: Grossulariaceae - Gooseberry


Plant type: Shrub

Plant origin: N/A, California

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One Gallon 976   9.99
Five gallon - Natural 103   29.99

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Flower Color Pink, Red
Blooming Season Spring
Height 2-3 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
Sun / Shade   
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Wildlife Friendliness Rating
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Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand

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Clay, Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam

Special Characteristic

Edible , Good in Containers, Hedges and Screens, Important to Native People, Vines/Espaliers

Plant Highlights

This small fragrant shrub can be a good chocie for shaded areas that are drier. Th flowers are a mild pink and produce in the early spring and again in the early Fall. The shrub does best is shdae and provides food for deer and the berries are a delight to birds. Its prefers coastal areas, but can do well in shade to partshade and recieves chill protection.

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