Growing Info: Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours. Stratification: cold stratify for 120 days. Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
1 Package of 25 Seeds
Ribes sanguineum Flowering Currant or Red-flowering Currant is a species of currant native to western coastal North America from central British Columbia south to central California .
Physical Characteristics : A decidious Shrub growing to 2.5 m 8ft by 2.5 m 8ft at a medium rate. It is hardy to zone 6 and is not frost tender. It is in flower from Apr to May, and the seeds ripen from Aug to October.
The flowers are hermaphrodite have both male and female organs and are pollinated by Bees. The plant prefers light sandy, medium loamy and heavy clay soils, requires well-drained soil and can grow in heavy clay soil.The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic alkaline soils..It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade.It requires moist soil.The plant can tolerate maritime exposure.