Ribes alpinum

Ribes alpinum

Dense glossy leafed shrub suitable for shorter hedges in open or shady area. Small greenish flowers in April-May. Responsive to formal shearing. Can also be used in mass plantings where shade can limit other densely green deciduous shrub options.

Plant Height at Maturity

5 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

6 feet

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Growth Habit


Landscape Uses


Environmental Features

Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Bird Habitat | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Urban Conditions

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color

Flower Color