Common Name : Alpine CurrantThe Green Mound Alpine Currant is a nice, hardy selection that stays dense and rounded. This plant will spread to about 2-3' and may get a little taller. It leafs out early, but retains its foliage all summer long and grows in sun or shade. This shrubs is excellent in mass or foundation planting in the landscape. Leaves turns a slight yellow color in fall.
The Alpine Currant features dense branches from roots to tip that is completely cloaked by small leaves in medium green. While a singular Alpine Currant makes for an attractive addition to the garden bed or foundation planting, these hardy shrubs are most often used as a low-maintenance hedge that can be shaped into a formal hedge or left alone for a more celebratory, natural shape.
Full sun, Partial shade