Red Lake’ Currant
Ribes rubrum 'Red Lake'
Attracts butterflies with its clusters of pale green flowers in the Spring. Produces a heavy crop of long, drooping clusters of delicious, tart, bright-red fruit which ripen in mid-Summer, attracting people and birds. ‘Red Lake’ currant produces some of the largest red currants we have seen!
Hardiness: Frost Hardy
Habit: This deciduous shrub grows 3 to 5' tall and wide
Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade (in hot Summer areas)
Origin: Northern and Eastern Europe