4 Stages in the life of Ribes aureum
also known as golden or buffalo currant. A native of Western N America and growing to height of 6-8ft and spread of around 4-5ft, its flowers are clove scented, bright yellow and tubular, appearing as drooping racemes in April. They are followed by berries which eventually turn a globose black.
V1 The flowers
V2 The berries a little time prior to them turning black.
V3 October colour in the leaves begins
V4 Last week in the snow.
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