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Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'

Ribes sanguineum 'White Icicle'
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Common Name: Flowering Currant

Plant Family: Grossulariaceae

Useful for:  Cut Flower
Planting Style:  evening twilight
Season of Interest:  Spring
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  White
Scented flowers or leaves:  No Scent
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Bee and Butterfly:  Both
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Susceptible to Honey Fungus


A vigorous deciduous shrub slightly pungent leaves. Racemes of tubular white flowers hang from the branches in spring. We think this is a much nicer companion to Forsythia than the normal vibrant pink. After flowering cut back flowers shoots to a pair of buds, and cut some of the older stems to ground level. For sun to part shade and well-drained soil.


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  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
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The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


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