Alpine Currant

Ribes alpinum ‘Schmidt’


A densely branched shrub with bright green, lobed leaves. Alpine Currant’s neat shape is easily maintained, making it an excellent choice for hedging.



Height: 3-5′

Spread: 3′

Light Needs: Full Sun to Part Shade

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Shiny Green

Fall Foliage: Yellow

Growth Habit: Compact, Mounding

Flower Colour: Yellow

Blooms: Spring

Key Features: Attracts Birds and Butterflies, Fall Interest

Landscape Uses: Hedging, Mass Planting, General Gardening