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Ribes rubrum ‘Red Lake red currant’

For sale by Oaklands Nursery

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3 litres

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Plant Finder: about Ribes rubrum ‘Red Lake red currant’

Common names

Red currant, Currant


Ribes rubrum ‘Red Lake red currant’ (Red currant). This variety produces large bright red berries. It has good quality medium to large fruit; cropping on long trusses. Prone to wind damage in exposed sites; in summer prune early. Season: Mid - late


They are fully to frost hardy and will need moist, rich soil with full sun to semi-shade.

Interest and use

Culinary fruit

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Ribes rubrum ‘Red Lake red currant’ | Street, Somerset, BA16 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun, Part shade or Shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Well drained, Medium, Low salinity
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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