Exposure: Full Sun to Full Shade
Mature Size: 5′ H X 5′ W
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Description: An excellent low to medium-sized hedge or screening plant. Densely branched with leaves to the ground. Takes pruning extremely well, tough and adaptable; small yellow flowers in spring, good fall color.
Ornamental Features: Green foliage throughout the season. The leaves turn yellow in fall. It produces red berries from late spring to early summer. Has smooth brown bark.
Landscape Attributes: Alpine Currant is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)