Large, dark red berries on medium to large compact clusters. Excellent for jelly, preserves, and muffins. Strong and vigorous upright bush that will grow 4-6 feet tall and 2-5 feet wide. This currant is suitable for commercial and ornamental uses. Good for bird forage and windbreak plants. Red Lake is one of the most widely grown red currants. Early bearing; ripens in July. Zone 2-8.