Ribes Rubrum Jonkheer Van Tets H:60cm/ D:11cm 'red currant'
Called gooseberry or gooseberry, it is a small to medium-sized deciduous shrub with a bushy, highly branched shape, thorny twigs and heart-shaped medium-green soft-haired three- to five-lobed leaves. This gooseberry flowers in April and May with greenish-yellow flowers in pendulous racemes followed later by red berries. Ribes uva crispa likes a position in full sun or partial shade and a well-drained, slightly moist soil. This plant is hardy, not really drought tolerant, attracts butterflies and bees and sometimes suffers from aphids and beetles. This gooseberry is fairly resistant to American mildew