Seabrook Black currant is a vigorous early /mid season currant variety developed in England that has good yields of medium sized berries. Plant in compact and upright.
Plants available to ship late May 2023. Order early and leave a ship date on order.
Because the plant flowers late, it a good choice for areas with late frosts. Fruits in sun or shade. Planting two varieties of currants or gooseberries has been shown to increase pollination and produce higher yields. Great for fresh eating, pies, wine, juice and preserves. High in vitamin C. Grows in USDA zones 4 - 8.
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 bare root plants. They ship fully Rooted. Plants may be pruned to fit in shipping box.
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