Deciduous shrub – Sun
Ribes aureum Ht.: 6-9’ Spread: 8-10’
RYE-beez AH-re-um Spacing: 3-4’
HABIT: Spreading bush with light green, glossy leaves and fragrant yellow flowers in the spring.
CULTURE:Easy to grow in most well-drained soils including rocky slopes and ravines. Drought tolerant. Easy transplanted or grown from seed.
USES: Yellow spring flowers and fragrance. Edible berries mature in June to August are primarily used for jellies and jams.
PROBLEMS: Spreads aggressively but the new shoots can be removed to grow new plants.