Ribes Sanguineum Plant. Western sword fern polystichum munitum. Some have leaves that turn yellow before falling in winter.
The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by bees. Ribes sangiuneum ‘brocklebankii’ resembles the fruiting blackcurrant,. Ribes is distributed across the northern hemisphere and in temperate south america.
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
Pacific coast, california to british columbia, as. Some species are cultivated for food. Ribes sanguineum ‘mary’s peak’ combined with burgundy japanese maple & hardy geranium.
The tart fruits of this plant are sometimes used in jams.
It will grow and flower well in full sun or partial shade. Some have leaves that turn yellow before falling in winter. About red flowering currant (ribes sanguineum) 51 nurseries carry this plant.
However, it was david douglas, the famous scottish plant explorer, who introduced it into british commerce.
Reddish pink flowers in drooping clusters. They literally smother the shrub and create a great floral display. Although it will grow in quite dense shade, it doesn’t flower well in such a position.
Common name(s):flowering currant, redflower currant.
Ribes sanguineum £ 14.00 £ 12.00. He sent seeds back to england, and the new plants flowered in 1828 when they were a little over two years old. Ribes sangiuneum ‘brocklebankii’ resembles the fruiting blackcurrant,.
Rhs plants for pollinators plants.
And, there are many reasons to love this indigenous plant. Native americans are known to have eaten the fruits of this plant fresh and dried. Western red cedar thuja plicata.