Joy Creek Nursery

526-014D4   Ribes sanguineum 'Mesa Red'     ( Flowering currant )

Ribes sanguineum 'Mesa Red'
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Perhaps it is quibbling over minor differences, but the flowers of Ribes sanguineum 'Mesa Red' have more violet in their red. The hummingbirds don't seem to mind however, and the shrub provides them with both food and nesting cover.

Spring.  10 ft. x 8 ft.

Violet Red flowers

Sun, Part Shade     Zones 6, 7, 8

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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