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Jostaberry

Jostaberry

Ribes x nidigrolaria

SKU: CF-RIBXNI
Collection: Fruits
Tags: currant, jostaberry, ribes

Details

This plant is a cross between black currants and gooseberries and brings along the best of both fruits. The fruit is larger than a currant and grows on thornless bushes for more pleasant harvesting than goosberries. The fruit is rich in vitamin C and antioxidants and is great for processing.

Botanical NameRibes x nidigrolaria
Height175cm
Spread150cm
ExposureFull Sun to Partial Shade
HardinessZone 3
Bloom MonthsJuly, August
Fruit ColourPurple

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.