Currants

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  • redcurrant

    Redcurrant Bush – Bare Rooted

    £7.99
    (1 Plant)

    These berries not only look lovely but taste fantastic
    This bright and juicy berry is an extremely heavy cropper with an excellent taste. Like gooseberries and blackcurrants, redcurrants develop a permanent framework of shoots so can be grown as fans, espaliers, cordons, standards, as well as bushes.

    Number of plants: 1 (bare rooted)

    Variety: Jonker van Tets

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. You will receive a growing guide with your plant.

    Ready to harvest: Jun/Jul

    In the kitchen: These berries are perfect to use in sweet and savoury sauces, smoothies, jams, jellies, and pies.

    Can be delivered from: Nov-Mar


  • Blackcurrant Bush

    Blackcurrant Bush – Bare Rooted

    £7.99
    (1 Plant)

    Rich in Vitamin C with a sweet aftertaste
    This is one of the most popular varieties of blackcurrant grown in the UK and requires minimum pruning between seasons. It is well suited to colder climates and frost pockets. It also has Mildew resistance making it a very hardy plant.

    Flowering in early May, the crop is ripe by the last week of July making it a mid-season variety. These plants produce heavy clusters of large berries along the stems.

    Number of plants: 1 (bare roooted)

    Variety: Ben Lomond

    Can be grown in: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself.

    In the kitchen: This harvested berry is delicious in summery puddings, used for making jams or even freezing.

    Can be delivered from: Late April onwards. This plant will arrive in 2 litre pot. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plant.


  • whitecurrant

    Whitecurrant – Bare Rooted

    £7.99
    (1 Plant)

    The bush is strong, vigorous and very reliable.
    This is a very popular whitecurrant variety producing heavy crops of large, sweet, pale yellow berries. The super healthy fruits look beautiful mixed in a dish with other berries. Fruits ripens from early July.

    Number of plants: 1 (bare rooted)

    Variety: White Versailles

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself.  We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plant.

    Ready to harvest: Jul/Aug

    In the kitchen: These berries are perfect to use in sauces, smoothies, jams, jellies, and pies.

    Can be delivered from: Nov-Mar


  • pinkcurrant

    Pinkcurrant – Bare Rooted

    £7.99
    (1 Plant)

    Pretty in pink with a wonderful scent

    This is a slightly more unusual addition to the fruit garden with beautiful translucent pink currants that have a wonderful scent and are bursting with sweet, juicy avour. Fruits ripen from mid July.

    Number of plants: 1 (bare rooted)

    Variety: Gloire de Sablon

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plant.

    Ready to harvest: Mid July

    In the kitchen: Perfect berries for preserves and summery desserts. One of our favourites is a lovely pink currant and meringue pie!

    Can be delivered from: Nov-Mar