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Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'

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Family: Grossulariaceae
Genus: Ribes (RYE-bees) (Info)
Species: sanguineum (san-GWIN-ee-um) (Info)
Cultivar: White Icicle
Additional cultivar information: (aka Ubric)

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Category:
Shrubs

Height:
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pale Pink
Pink
Rose/Mauve
Magenta (Pink-Purple)
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)
Red
Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring

Foliage:
Deciduous
Bronze-Green
Aromatic

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From hardwood cuttings
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
By simple layering

Seed Collecting:
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Regional...

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

Berkeley, California
San Anselmo, California
Grants Pass, Oregon
Oak Harbor, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Sequim, Washington



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