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Currant bushes


Blackcurrants are easy to grow where adequate moisture is available in Summer and do well on clay soils.  Plant in an open position, sheltered from cold Spring winds and late frosts.  Prune out one third of the old growth annually and feed/mulch well with plenty of nitrogen and potash.  One blackcurrant bush can produce up to 4.5 kg of fruit per year.
Redcurrants are heavy yielding bushes,  invaluable for culinary use and freezing.   Easy to grow as cordons, fans or standards where they can make an eye-catching feature against a fence or wall.    Redcurrants thrive on most soils.  Feed annually with good garden compost and a balanced organic feed.  Plant 1.5 m apart.

Whitecurrants are grown as for redcurrants.

Bush from £6.50
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
Heavy cropping variety producing large, glossy currants of good flavour for easy picking.
Compact bushes 1.2 x 1.2 m with good resistance to mildew and leaf curl. Very frost tolerant. Early-mid season (early July)
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
Medium-sized blackcurrant fruit of excellent flavour.
Early season currant variety with resistance to reversion and foliar diseases.
Early July.
Not Available 2019
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
High yielding blackcurrant variety with exceptional flavour.
Mid season currant variety with resistance to gall mite and foliar diseases. Tall and best planted in sheltered spot Mid July.
Not Available 2019
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
High yielding medium-sized blackcurrant fruits of good flavour.
Late season. A couple of weeks later than other varieties. A useful addition to extend the season. Late July.
Not Available 2019
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
New blackcurrant variety. Sweet enough to eat uncooked. Large fruits.
Spreading habit. Early July.
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
High yields of large, well-flavoured quality red fruits.
Late season. Rovada stores well.
Soft Fruit & Vines: Currant bushes,
Heavy cropping whitecurrant variety with long trusses of large fruits.
Late July.
Not available 2019
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