Consort European Black Currant
Ribes nigrum 'Consort'
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||RY-bees NY-grum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 4-6 ft. tall and 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||White summer flowers, followed by long clusters of black fruit|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Improved Disease Resistance|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Thrives in humus-rich, evenly moist, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Prune to remove dead wood and rejuvenate new growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 8