Redcurrants are now included in the Ministry certification scheme.
CORDON GROWN CURRANTS
As well as growing your cordon red currant and cordon white currant as traditional bushes, you might like to consider growing them as cordons. With a planting distance of just 18", compared to 4' for a bush, they are much more space economical and if grown against a wall, they are easier to net against birds too. Pruning is simple and whilst crops inevitably do not compare to a full grown bush, they are still very productive, especially considering the space they take up.
CURRANTS AS STANDARD
Our red and white currants are also available as standards grown on a 3.5' leg. Much easier to harvest.
An outstanding new variety which is unique as the first to be released from an entirely new breeding programme involving a previously unused parent. This species, Ribes Longeracemosum, has contributed Redpolls enormously long fruiting strings...