Dry Shade Deciduous Shrubs - RIBES SANG WHITE ICICLE
RIBES SANG WHITE ICICLE
Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'
White Icicle Flowering Currant
A deciduous shrub with a compact, vase-shaped growth habit. Aromatic leaves are lobed, fuzzy, deep green, and serrated on the edges. Good fall color. Extra showy, drooping clusters of spring flowers are bright white. Summer berries are blackish blue with a waxy-powder coating. Attracts birds, especially hummingbirds. Native to California.
USDA zones: 6 - 8
Sunset sones: A3; 4 - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 8 feet high and 6 - 8 feet wide
Light needs: full sun, light shade in hottest climates
Water needs: little to moderate water