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Blackcurrant 'Crusader'

Why and how I’m growing it?

Why is easy: because I can’t get blackcurrants any other way!

How is pretty easy too: in a sunny spot in the front garden.

This planting is in the Frontyard garden .

Purchased from Rolling River Nursery

Latest Milestone Flowering

Quantity: 1

Plant Blackcurrant Ribes nigrum 141
Variety Crusader 2



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Care Instructions

Blackcurrant 'Crusader' normally grows to a mature height of 1.20 metres (that's 3.90 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (7b) is within the ideal range for Blackcurrant 'Crusader'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9.

A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 is ideal for Blackcurrant 'Crusader' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Blackcurrant 'Crusader' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Blackcurrant 'Crusader' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Harvest Tally

1.0 lb : 1.0 basket

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