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Red Flowering Currant 'King Edward VII' at Briggs

This superb red-flowered form is a favorite of hummingbirds. The midspring blooms are long lasting—up to 30 days. Tolerant of partial shade and dry spells (once established). Upright, arching habit. GPP award. 5-6′ x 4′. Briggs Nursery 2 gallon containers will be in bloom in a few short weeks, so bring them in now for the best show on your garden center shelves!
2.5" liners are also available for growers.
Click here to view the Ribes sanguineum 'King Edward VII' hot sheet.
Ribes 'King Edward VII'

Actaea 'Brunette' at Briggs Nursery

Actaea Brunette is an outstanding addition to the shade garden. Lacy dark purple foliage adds color and texture, and come summertime, graceful arching bottle brush flowers fill the garden with fragrance. An absolute must have for shade garden lovers everywhere. Hardy in USDA Zones 4-8. Briggs has C1s and L2s available for immediate and spring shipping. Click here to view the Actaea hot sheet.

Briggs Nursery recognized with Honorary Chapter FFA Degree

Briggs Nursery supports Elma High School by sponsoring students in summer workplace experiences and by serving on the advisory committee for Elma High School’s agricultural programs. The Honorary Chapter FFA Degree is the highest award of appreciation that a local FFA chapter can bestow upon a person or organization who has exemplified outstanding service to the local FFA members by helping to advance agricultural education and leadership opportunities.