Ribes aureum

Ribes aureum
golden currant
Ribes aureum
golden currant

Tall, spreading, deciduous shrub 3 to 8 ft. tall and wide. Offers light green foliage with delicate clusters of bright yellow flowers in early spring. Adaptable to sun or shade, but best with light shade and moderate summer water. Tends to spread from suckers and can be controlled with pruning. Berries attract many birds including grosbeak and mockingbirds.