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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Ribes malvaceum Sm.
USDA Symbol: RIMA
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Shrub Leaf Retention: Deciduous Leaf Arrangement: Alternate Leaf Complexity: Simple Breeding System:
Flowers Bisexual Size Notes:
Typically 5-8 feet tall. Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
3-6 ft. , 6-12 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Description: Well drained soil.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
- Santa Barbara, CA
Record Last Modified: 2008-05-22