This is a deciduous shrub.
It has spring flowering chains of pink currant shaped flowers about 15cm long.
Delicious currant perfume. Not edible.
Height 3m. Width 2 – 3m.
Full sun to part shade, Frost and drought tolerant, High Nectar. Low Pollen.
FLOWERS and FRUIT: Chains of pink currant shaped flowers up to 15cm long in spring. Fragrant, appear at the same time as the leaves.
LANDSCAPE USES: Hedge
TOLERANCES: Tolerates frost and drought, moderate coastal tolerance. Prefers a moist position and is tolerant of most soil types including clay. Does best in a full sun to partly shaded position.
TREE CARE: Reasonably pest and disease resistant