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Black Currant


Plants approx. 25cm to 35cm tall

Ribes nigrum
European Blackcurrant

Solid yields make the European Blackcurrant a great choice for the farm and home food garden. High in Vitamin C and strongly flavoured, fruit can be used fresh and is often used in cooking, cordials and syrups.

• Pollination Group: self-fertile so other pollinators not needed
• Uses: eating, cooking, preserving, freezing, juicing, cordials, jams, tarts, wines, syrups
• Harvest: December to January
• Features: great flavour: great source of vitamin C

Reference 1 Gilbert, A. (2011) Berry bounty. Hyland House Publishing, Australia.

Reference 2 University of California (1998) Speciality and minor crops handbook (2nd ed). University of California, USA.

Reference 3 

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