Gooseberry / Currant 3" Sleeve
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Typically available from November to April.
Currant and gooseberries are closely related shrubs, great for home gardens. White bloom appear in spring followed by berries in summer to early fall. Great for eating fresh and making pies and jams. Plant in containers or as an attractive edible hedge!
Check out our entire list of Fruit Sleeve Varieties.
Selection varies by location. Please call your local store for current availability.
- Landscape Size: 5' tall, 3' width
- Light Requirement: Morning Sun, Afternoon Shade
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 1-6, 15-17
- Growth Habit: Rounded
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Edible Fruit, Deciduous, Fall Color
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Able to adapt to slightly acidic to alkaline soil. Drought tolerant once established. Each year allow 4 canes to develop until 15 canes have developed. Each year after, prune oldest canes.