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Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'

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Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'
Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'

Species Name: Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'
Common Name: White Icicle Red Flowering Currant

A selection of the Red Flowering Currant that has snow white flowers. Recommended under oaks or in shaded gardens. Forage source for Coppers and Angelwings.

Plant Family: Grossulariaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 6' H x 6' W
Growth Habit: Upright, open
Deciduous/Evergreen: Summer deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Many habitats below 7000'

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