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Welcome to Hargreaves Plants, the world leading berry fruit, asparagus and rhubarb plant nursery, with an extensive Intellectual Property management portfolio and micropropagation services

Ben Sarek Blackcurrant VarietyBen Sarek

Ideal for The Home Garden Market

The Plant

  • A neat and compact bush, rarely growing over 1m high
  • Deciduous foliage with a bushy growing habit
  • Renewal pruning should be done during the dormant period
  • Good resistance to Powdery Mildews
  • Optimum growth in sheltered areas with moist but well-drained soils

 The Fruit

  • Produces good clusters of fruit that ripen Mid July
  • Flowers in early May, harvesting fruit from mid July to mid August
  • Very high yield berries that are easily picked from short strigs
  • Fruit has amouthwatering flavour
  • Ideal for both fresh consumption and freezing

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