White Imperial Currant
Ribes sativum 'Imperial'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||RYE-bees sa-TEE-vum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Upright habit 5-6 ft. high, 4-5 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Mid Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Container, Hedge, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, Edible, Showy Fruit, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering. Prune canes 3 years or older to ground level annually when dormant.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 8