Pick N Eat – Red Currant

A splendid ornamental deciduous shrub growing to approx 2m high.

NAME Red Currant
BOTANICAL NAME Ribes rubrum
KEY FEATURES This plant develops plenty of appetising red currants in summer.
Fruit can be eaten fresh, used in fruit pies and sauces and can be frozen whole.
GROWING CONDITIONS Winter hardy and can grow in areas that may be too wet and shady for other fruiting plants.
PLANT CARE Add organic matter and mulch to help increase productivity and yield.
Prune lightly as flowers are borne towards the base of one year old stems and on the spurs of older stems.
 Full Sun shade height4-5 water prune
Full sun/ Part shade Height 2m Water moderately Prune
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