|Scientific Name||Ribes aureum|
Great Plains (abundant)
New Hanover/Roanoke (sparse)
Golden Currant is a Plant in Red Dead Redemption 2.
Golden Currant is one of the two sources of the crafting herb Currant (the other being Black Currant). It is located in multiple areas throughout the map, most heavily in the Great Plains region. It is required as part of the Level 7 Herbalist challenge (Crafting & Consuming 5 Special Miracle Tonics - each tonic requires 6 Currant, 6 Yarrow, & 6 Burdock Root for a total of 30 of each herb) as well as levels 9 & 10 of the Survivalist Challenge.
Located in multiple areas throughout the map, heavily in the Great Plains region. In early game, patches can be found in the northeast area of the map (near Annesburg)
- Directly to the east of the ruins of Fort Brennand (two plants)
- Directly east of Reed Cottage & South of the E in Manito Glade (two plants)
- Directly east of the Manito Glade - at the crest of the hill between the name & the railroad track (5-6 plants)