Ribes aureum

Golden Currant
Ribes aureum

Family: Gooseberry (Grossulariaceae)
AKA: Buffalo Currant, Clove Bush
Photo taken on: April 26, 2014
Location: Abiquiu, NM
Life Zones: Plains and foothills
Habitat: Open woods, ditches

A shrub growing 6 to 9ft tall with fragrant, bright yellow, tubular flowers. Leaves are lobed. The berries produced are golden turning to red or black and are edible.

a flower

Flora of North America reference.

Yellow Round Clusters