Ribes 'Ben Lomond'
  • Ribes 'Ben Lomond'

Ribes 'Ben Lomond'

£9.95

(Blackcurrant) This Blackcurrant produces superb crops of excellent black, juicy fruit ideal for use in jams, jellies and pies.

Quantity
Supplied Size: 3L pots (approx 30 - 50 cm tall)

  £6.95 P&P for ANY number of plants to most of UK.

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This Blackcurrant produces superb crops of excellent black, juicy fruit ideal for use in jams, jellies and pies. The plants themselves are strong and vigorous with an upright habit. It will produce heavy crops of fruit in mid summer.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Any fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Blackcurrant 'Ben Lomond' grows to be a medium sized, branching shrub.
    • Height: 1.5 m (5 ft)
    • Spread: 1 m (3 ft)
  • Notes: Pick the fruit in July and August. It can be frozen and used later in the year or eaten fresh.
2017-01-01

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Eventual Size
Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Fruit - Edible, To grow in a pot

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