Gooseberry – Sébastien

$20.00

Developed in Ottawa, this variety of gooseberry is grows vigorously and has minimal thorns. The fruit is productive and reddish.

 

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Description

Botanical name
R. uva-crispa

Family
Ribes

Spacing
Set plants three feet (1 metre) apart.

Height
Matures to a height and width of five feet (1.5 metre).

Disease
Gooseberries are prone to white pine blister rust, so avoid planting around susceptible pine trees. This variety has an average sensitivity to powdery mildew (oidium).

Requirements
Partial to full sun. Grows well in most soils. Mulch lightly after planting. Self-pollinating so you don’t need to plant more than one bush.

Season
Perennial