Red Currant - Ribes 'Red Lake'

Strong vigorous bush with dense foliage. Abundance of red fruit, good for jellies and pies. Ripens from June to August. Whitish green flowers in spring. Remove older canes each spring to promote vigorous growth and more fruit on the 2-3 year old canes.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
36-48"
Spread: 
36-48"
Flower Colors: 
Green
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Edible
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
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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