Genus of 150 species of often spiny shrubs. Usually evergreen, more rarely deciduous plants.
Latin name: Ribes sanguineum "Pulborough Scarlet"
They grow in full sun, in well-drained soils.
Plant in groups or alone.
Propagated by cuttings.
Spherical, deciduous shrub with fragrant leaves and red to fuchsia-coloured flowers in spring.