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americanum

Classification

Order: Rosales
   Family: Grossulariaceae
            Genus: Ribes
                        Specie: americanum

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Rounded yellow-green leaves turn red to orange-brown in autumn; creamy white flowers, black fruit

Uses: Shrub borders Hedge Underplanting Autumn color

Zones: 2-9

Description: Found in northern USA, this 3?5?ft (1?1.5?m) tall deciduous shrub has 2?3?in (5?8 cm) long, rounded yellow-green leaves with 3 serrated lobes. In autumn the foliage turns red to orange-brown. Creamy white flowers in pendulous racemes up to 4?in (10?cm) lo

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed habit

Comments:

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial





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