Ribes aureum (Golden Currant) is a species of shrub in the family gooseberries. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to Western North America, United States, Canada, and The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves and yellow flowers. Flowers are visited by bees & apoid Wasps, Brown-belted Bumblebee, Vanessa cardui, and Andrena porterae. Individuals can grow to 10 feet.
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