Planting Under Oaks - RIBES VIBURNIFOLIUM
Catalina Perfume, Evergreen Currant
An evergreen shrub with sprawling, spreading branches. Strongly aromatic leaves are oval, lobed on the edges, glossy, and deep green. Clusters of spring flowers are deep red. Summer berries are red-orange to yellow. Attracts birds, especially hummingbirds. Native to California.
USDA zones: 6 - 10
Sunset sones: 5, 7 - 9, 14 - 17, 19 - 24
Mature size: 3 - 4 feet high and 4 - 6 feet wide
Light needs: light shade, full sun on coast
Water needs: little to moderate water