Plants available to ship late 2023. Order early and leave a ship date on order.
Large 1/2 inch berries that mature from a light green to a soft pink. A few thorns, but worth it for its rich traditional gooseberry flavor. Very hardy and good drought resistance. Grows in sun or part shade. Grows in USDA zone 3 - 9. In warmer climates grow in part shade.
Grows 3 - 7 foot tall with a 3 - 5 foot spread in full sun or part shade. Grow as a hedge or espalier against a fence or building. Very drought and heat tolerant. Easy to care for.
Currants and Gooseberries can be an alternate host to white pine blister rust. So it may be illegal to ship to parts of DE, MA, MI, MT, NH, NJ, OH, RI, VA and all of NC, SC, WV, and ME. If you live in these states check with your local/state agriculture department to see if they are legal to plant in your Zip Code and if you need a permit before you purchase. Go to nationalplantboard.org/laws-and-regulations/ for individual State contact information. We will not be responsible for plants confiscated by local authorities.
These plants are live growing plants, not bareroot plants. They ship fully Rooted in soil.
Plants come with detailed planting, growing and care instructions...and you can call or email if you have additional questions.
Shipped dormant without leaves in fall and winter and with leaves in spring and summer.
Price includes shipping