Soil: Mesic (Medium) – Hydric (Wet)
Sun: Full Sun – Part Sun
Height: 3-6 feet
Bloom Color: Pale yellow – green
Bloom Season: May – June
Suggested Uses: Black Currant is a versatile shrub. Fruit is great for wildlife!
Native Range: Native to the northern latitudes of the contiguous U.S. Native throughout the state of Minnesota.
Pollinators: Honeybees and bumblebees. Birds love the berries.
Flowers: Light yellowy green flowers are arranged in clusters. Individual flowers have 5 petals and are about 1/2 wide and long and are bell-shaped.
Leaves: Leaves generally have 3 distinct lobes and serrated edges.
More information: USDA plant profile