Clove Currant – Missouri Giant

$16.97

A deliciously fragrant currant species native to the Midwest, the Missouri Giant Clove Currant covers itself in bright yellow fragrant flowers that are followed by perfumed black berries. A treat for humans and wildlife!

Sometimes called Clove Currant because of its deliciously fragrant flowers, Crandall is an easy-to-grow ornamental and fruiting shrub. The early spring clusters of yellow, trumpet-shaped flowers are followed in August by abundant, very large, jet black berries, which are sweet and flavourful with a hint of spice.

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Description

A deliciously fragrant currant species native to the Midwest, the Missouri Giant Clove Currant covers itself in bright yellow fragrant flowers that are followed by perfumed black berries. A treat for humans and wildlife!

Sometimes called Clove Currant because of its deliciously fragrant flowers, Crandall is an easy-to-grow ornamental and fruiting shrub. The early spring clusters of yellow, trumpet-shaped flowers are followed in August by abundant, very large, jet black berries, which are sweet and flavourful with a hint of spice.

Latin Name: Ribes odoratum
Site and Soil: Currants like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Rootstock Description:
Pollination Requirements: Currants are self-fertile.
Hardiness: Zone 3
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 3-5 ft. in height
Bloom Time: March-April
Ripening Time: July
Yield: 10-20 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Currants are not bothered by significant pest or disease problems in our region.

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