Ribes aureum (also referred to as ribes odoraturm/clove currant)

Size: 3-10 feet high; up to 3 foot spread

Drought Resistance: Good

Cold Hardiness: Good

Growth Rate: Rapid

Life Span: Moderate

Elevational Range: Up to 8,000 feet

Soil Conditions: Moist

Wildlife Value: High wildlife value; browsed by big game in spring and midsummer; provides nesting cover 

Misc: Showy yellow spring flowers; red to orange fall color; native; produces black to purplish-brown fruit that can be used for jellies. Can be used in hedges and windbreaks; often planted with other woody species. 


Please visit NRCS's fact sheet for more detailed information. 

    Golden Currant


      Bare Root Large Tube
      $34.00 per lot $82.00 per lot
      25 seedlings per lot 30 seedlings per lot
      5 inches or taller 6 inches or taller


      Bare root seedlings come bundled in groups of 25, will be at least 5 inches or taller, and will not have soil surrounding the roots.


      Large tube seedlings come boxed in groups of 30, will be at least 6 inches or taller, and will be individually packaged in a 7" x 2" tube.