The Black Currant produces a fruit that is high in Vitamin C with a tart sharp taste. 'Magnus' is disease resistant, a reliable producer and has an upright habit. The currants are ripe late Dec-Jan. Delicious and deciduous.
Black currants will grow in sun or semi-shade. They like deep acid soil that does not completely dry out in summer when the fruit are setting. They fruit on the new seasons wood which develops after pruning.
Suitable for warmer areas including Auckland/Northland
Colour: White / Green Habit: Spreading Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 1.8m x spreads
Currant Black Magnus
Current Stock Height: 30/50 cm ?
Container: 4.5l ?
New stock arriving beginning of July, 2020. Pre-order now. Estimated price $24.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.