Josta Currant - Ribes x 'Josta'

Wonderful tasting berry which is a cross between a black currant and a gooseberry. Plants have foliage of the currant and are thornless. Dark purple berries with clear flesh are great for jams, jellies or juices. High in vitamin C. Mildew resistant.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
48-60"
Spread: 
48-60"
Flower Colors: 
Green
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Edible
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Prefers a moist well drained soil. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Remove 1/3 old stems each spring.

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