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Gwen's Buffalo Clove-Scented Currant (Ribes)

Ribes aureum Gwen's Buffalo
SKU: HC014697
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
No longer available this season.
Gwen's Buffalo' is an improved selection of our native Western current grown for its profuse display of fragrant yellow flowers and large, black edible berries. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Ribes aureum Gwen's Buffalo
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Birds, Easy To Grow, Fragrant, Winter Interest
Soil Moisture
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Mature Height
5-6' tall
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer


5-6' tall x 5-6'wide. 'Gwen's Buffalo' is an improved selection of our Western native current chosen for its large, black edible fruit. The shrub also has highly fragrant yellow flowers in mid-spring and a fine display of orange to red fall foliage. An easy-to-grow shrub providing the landscape with three seasons of interest. Most soil types including clay. (Cutting propagated).
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