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Consort Black Currant
Ribes ussuriense

Family: Grossulariaceae
Genus: Ribes (RYE-bees) (Info)
Species: ussuriense (oo-soo-ree-EN-see) (Info)

Category:

Herbs

Shrubs

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Salem, Oregon

Hummelstown, Pennsylvania

Grand Mound, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 11, 2013, drobarr from Hummelstown, PA (Zone 6b) wrote:

I purchased this plant from Millers Nurseries in NY in 2012 and planted it in the spring. Plant was bare root and was a 2 year old well branched bush. It did not produce much fruit in 2012 (

Neutral

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

This plant is rust resistant and comes to the U.S. from Canada. It is a smaller bush only growing to 5' at most. It prefers rich soil.