Currant, Wax

Ribes cereum

Syn. Squaw Currant.  One of the most common native shrubs to the front range.  This shrub with small leathery leaves is very drought tolerant.  Red, marble-like berries in late summer attract wildlife.

Ribes cereum
Limited
2
Rounded Arching
Insignificant
greenish white
Green
3'-4'
2'-3'
Late Spring
Edible Berry
Small
Full Sun
Moderate