BLACK CURRANT

BLACK CURRANT

Ribes nigrum
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
Blackcurrants have long been used to make that famous cordial loved by children. The berries give the syrup its dark purple colour, and when mixed with plenty of sugar, has a very pleasant berry flavour. Extremely high in vitamin C. You can also use the fruit to make blackcurrant jams and jellies. An open woody shrub with large leaves suitable for the back of the border, berries are produced along the stem in summer.
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PLANTS: WCUB
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Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 8
Height To 1.5m
Position in FULL SUN/PART SHADE
Harvest in Dec - Feb
Pot Size: Super Tube
Cold Zone 8 - 10
Width To 75cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
DECIDUOUS

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

BLACK CURRANT

Ribes nigrum
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
Blackcurrants have long been used to make that famous cordial loved by children. The berries give the syrup its dark purple colour, and when mixed with plenty of sugar, has a very pleasant berry flavour. Extremely high in vitamin C. You can also use the fruit to make blackcurrant jams and jellies. An open woody shrub with large leaves suitable for the back of the border, berries are produced along the stem in summer.
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PLANTS: WCUB
Due to quarantine, cannot post to TAS
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