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golden currant

golden currant
Common Name
golden currant
Latin Name
Ribes aureum
Description

California native plant; flowers have a light, spicy fragrance; good choice for planting under native oaks; attracts butterflies and beneficial insects.

California Native
Yes
All-Star
Yes
Type
Shrub
Size
Large
Color
Yellow
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Part Shade
Water Needs:
Low
Medium
Bloom Season(s):
Spring
Winter
Wildlife Value(s):
Butterflies
Beneficial Insects
Pruning Needs

little or none