This excellent spiny barrier plant is evergreen with some summer water and planted against a south or west wall. Drooping reddish flowers are fuchsia-like. Red berries are gummy and bristly.
Attributes - Ribes speciosum
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Mid Winter through Early Summer
Flower Color: Red
Height: 3 ft. to 6 ft.
Width: 6 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Rust.