Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum 'Claremont'

Red Flowering Currant

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1 Gallon, 2 Gallon

In early spring this currant bears abundant clusters of pink flowers that are visited by hummingbirds. The flower clusters of the selection ‘Claremont’ can be as long as 6 inches. In summer the flowers are followed by dark blueberries with a white blush. Needs good drainage.

Common name: Red Flowering Currant
Exposure: Partial shade
Water: Occasional water
Form: Deciduous shrub
Height: 8 to 12 feet
Flower color: Pink
Bloom time: Spring
Habitat: Woodland, forest

Acknowledgements

Mike Luther

The Santa Cruz County California Native Plant Society dedicates the Spring 2021 Plant Sale in memory of Mike Luther, longtime plant propagation team leader extraordinaire. Many of the plants in this sale are the last Mike shepherded for our Chapter. Enjoy them with his good wishes. 

Mike working in our propagation area

Suncrest Nurseries

Santa Cruz County CNPS gratefully thanks Suncrest Nurseries for their continued hosting of our propagation endeavors. Suncrest generously provides nursery space and materials, allowing us to bring more of CA’s native flora to your gardens.

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