Golden Currant


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Ribes aureum

Size/Zone: BR 12 – 18″

Sun: Sun, Part Shade, Shade

Soil Conditions: Dry, Moist

Special Uses:  Shrub with maple like lobed leaves and sweetly scented yellow tubular flowers. Reaches 10 feet tall and blooms in early spring. Does well in moist but sunny areas.

SKU: 20 Categories: ,


Height at 20 yrs. 10 ft. Deer Browse High
Mature Height  10 ft. Wildlife Value   High
Growth Rate Moderate Timber Value   N/A
Lifespan Long Resprout Ability  Yes
Moisture Use Low Hardiness  High
Drought Tolerance Medium  
Sun Tolerance Medium  

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Photo Credits: The Wild Garden,