Light up your yard, garden, or landscape with this beautiful Flowering Currant variety. Apple Blossom is prized for its profuse, long racemes of sparkling pink flowers accented by the deep green foliage. Likely also known as Pokey’s Pink, Apple Blossom has an attractive, upright growth habit and makes a striking hedge or border.
Latin Name: Ribes sanguineum
Site and Soil: Flowering Currants like sun to partial shade and are adaptable to most soils.
Hardiness:Flowering Currant is hardy to about minus 15F.
Size at Maturity: 6-8 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: Spring
Pests & Diseases: Flowering Currants are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 5
Sunset Western Zone: A3, 4-9, 14-24
Sunset Northeast Zone: 32,34, 37, 39