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. We are unable to ship currants to ME, NC and SC.
Growing Considerations for Currants
USDA Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8
Fruit Storage: Fair
Crop estimation: 5 to 10 lbs
Recommended Spacing: 3-4 ft.
Uses: Dessert, Fresh eating,Juice,Frozen
Water Requirement: 3-8 gallons per week May through Sept.
Years to bear: 1 year
Shape when shipped: Whip Cane
*Size supplied when shipped: 1 to 2 ft. tall
Note on Shipping:
Our currants 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 so you'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.
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