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Ribes


Native Shrubs



 

berry: Ribes aureum var. aureum  Golden Currant   
This one needs some shade and/or moisture and can have a more upright form than the similar R. quercetorum. Three to six feet tall and six feet wide. Doesn't like wind or extreme heat. The best currant for edible berries.  
Qty:
(1)  5 gal   40.00 

berry: Ribes aureum var. gracillimum  Golden Currant   
This one needs some shade and/or moisture and can have a more upright form than the similar R. quercetorum. Three to six feet tall and six feet wide. Native from Riverside to the South Bay. Doesn't like wind or extreme heat. The best currant for edible berries.  
Qty:
(1)  4" pot   6.00 

Ribes malvaceum  Chapparal Currant  San Bruno Mountain 
The best flowering currant for the Bay Area. More drought tolerant, dense growing and sun tolerant than sanguineum. 
Qty:
(2)  3" rose pot   6.00 
Qty:
(1)  2" rose pot   3.00 

Ribes malvaceum 'Dancing Tassels'  Chapparal Currant  Santa Cruz Island 
Best flowering currant for the Bay Area. More drought tolerant, dense growing and sun loving than sanguineum. Light pink flowered selection from Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden has a long blooming period and longer flower tassels. 
Qty:
(1)  5 gal   50.00 

Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum  Flowering Currant   
A spectacular deciduous shrub that blooms in February with long pink tassels, flowering currant can reach 10 feet tall and wide. It loves both sun and shade, grows quickly, and ranks among the most easy and adaptable favorites in the garden for both man and bird. 
Qty:
(2)  1 gal   16.00 
Qty:
(1)  15 gal   175.00 

Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum 'Claremont'  Flowering Currant  Los Angeles 
A spectacular deciduous shrub that blooms in February with long pink tassels, flowering currant can reach 10 feet tall and wide. It loves both sun and shade, grows quickly, and ranks among the most easy and adaptable favorites in the garden for both man and bird. 
Qty:
(2)  5 gal   55.00 
Qty:
(3)  1 gal   16.00 

Ribes sanguineum var. sanguineum 'King Edward'  King Edward Flowering Currant   
This a probably 100 year old cultivar of a CA native from England. 
Qty:
(1)  1 gal   16.00 

Ribes speciosum  Fuchsia Flowered Gooseberry   
A gorgeous woodland plant with fuchsia-style flowers, this mid-size shrub is quite thorny and thus makes an excellent "green fence" for keeping neighborhood dogs and children out of the garden. Also a hummingbird magnet. 
Qty:
(1)  5 gal   45.00 
Qty:
(2)  2" rose pot   2.00 

Ribes speciosum 'Rana Creek'  Fuchsia Flowered Gooseberry   
A gorgeous woodland plant with fuchsia-style flowers, this mid-size shrub is quite thorny and thus makes an excellent "green fence" for keeping neighborhood dogs and children out of the garden. Also a hummingbird magnet. 4-6' tall and wide. 
Qty:
(2)  5 gal   50.00 
Qty:
(2)  1 gal   14.00 

Native Shrubs continued...





 


Ribes viburnifolium  Catalina Perfume  Catalina Island 
More of a groundcover than a vine but distinct from all the shrub form Ribes. Glossy green leaves thrive in dry shade. 
Qty:
(3)  5 gal   50.00 
Qty:
(3)  1 gal   17.00 


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