Saxifrage Family: Saxifragaceae
Latin Name: Ribes aureum
Wildlife – good
Livestock – good
Deciduous shrub, growth 3 to 8 feet tall with fragrant, golden yellow flowers May to June. Fruit maturing July to September. The fruit is edible and sweet. The leaves are browsed by livestock and deer. The seed is readily eaten by all birds. Adapted to moist areas along streams and bottomlands.