Blackcurrant Ben Lomond
Flowers and fruits late so will miss the frosts. A large sweet berry. Mildew resistant. Heavy cropping on a compact bush. Picking time late July. You can expect heavy crops year after year.
Plant 1.5 metre apart.
Prepare the ground well before planting.
Remove all weeds and dig in plenty of well-rotted manure in to the area.
Keep a good wine glass shape when pruning.
Each spring, mulch well with well-rotted manure.
The plant is grown in a 3.5 litre pot
This plant is 2 years old