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Ribes alpinum 'Green Mound'

Green Mound Alpine Currant

A dwarf cultivar that is more resistant to disease. Will tolerate poor but well drained soils, and both full sun or shade, but prefers cooler locations.

Female plants bear scarlet fruit in July, which attracts birds.
Attracts Wildlife
Songbirds
Attributes & Uses
Naturalizing
Roof Garden
Tolerates Clay
Urban Tolerant
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full sun
Fall Foliage Color
Yellow Hues
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Rounded
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Average

Height

2-3 Feet

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Spread

2-3 Feet

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USDA Hardiness Zone 3-7

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