Crandall Black Currannt
Ribes odoratum


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Large black currants in clusters with sweet-tart flavor. Excellent for jam, syrup and juice. Currants have five times the vitamin C of oranges. Upright, productive bush has ornamental yellow flowers with a delicious aroma. Ripens in mid-July. When mature crop of 5 to 10 lbs per bush. Size of bush at shipment is 1 to 2 ft. We are unable to ship currants to ME, NC and SC.

Growing Considerations for Crandall Black Currannt
Ribes odoratum

USDA Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Harvest Period: Midseason

Storage: A few weeks

Uses: Canning / Preserves, Desserts / Pies, Fresh Eating

Origin Date: 1945 and beyond

Pollination Requirement: Self-Fertile

Years to Bear: 1-2 years

Mature Size: 4-6 ft.

Shape when Shipped: Small bush

Recommended Spacing: 4-6 ft.

Shipping Note:  Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.

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This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 30 November, 1999.