White Currant
Ribes sativum

Family: Grossulariaceae
Genus: Ribes (RYE-bees) (Info)
Species: sativum (sa-TEE-vum) (Info)

Category:

Edible Fruits and Nuts

Shrubs

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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Sand Springs, Oklahoma

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Sep 28, 2004, tcfromky from Mercer, PA (Zone 5a) wrote:

Large to very large fruit. This cultivar comes from Sweden and is loaded with natural sugars. It grows in zones 4 - 7. Bush grows vigorously.