Gwen’s Buffalo Currant
Ribes aureum 'Gwen’s Buffalo'
Plant size: #5
5-6 feet high x 5-6 feet wide
A selection of a Wyoming native, only this one has better fruit production! Very fragrant yellow blooms appear in spring followed by black tear-drop edible fruit. Autumn color ranges from wonderful oranges to reds. Tolerates wind and dry soils very well! An excellent shrub for seasonal interest.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.