Gooseberry Thornless

Botanical Name: Ribes uva-crispa

1 Cane
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Large yellow-green berries are borne on this almost thornless variety that forms a bush rather than the traditional cane habit. The berries are tart and can be used to make wonderful jams, jellies, desserts and pies.

Product Specifications
How To Grow

Will grow in most soils but prefers a mild Summer. The fruits are produced from 1 year old wood so a light annual pruning after fruiting is recommended and removal of old wood to thin out every 3-4 years. Needs a cold Winter to ensure adequate fruit set.

Plant: Cover roots 150cm apart in full sun.

When To Plant

Late Autumn to Early Spring

Harvest Summer
Soil Type well drained
Important Note

Our bulbs are seasonally available at leading garden retailers nationwide. Spring flowering varieties are in peak season February to June, and Summer flowering varieties and produce from June to September. Please contact your nearest garden retailer for availability.

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Tasmania, Western Australia

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