mr. Lasse E says: March 2, 2019 at 7:33 pm . In Stock. You will receive with a shelf life of at least 1 year. Ribes nigrum 'Ben Hope' (Blackcurrant 'Ben Hope') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years. The cultivar 'Ben Hope' was released in 1998 with increased tolerance to gall mite, and in the same year, 'Ben Gairn' became available. Ribes nigrum. Suppliers to gardeners and growers since 1990. 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,000. We love it in porridge! Buy Now. Blackcurrant Bushes. In 2014 we started selling black currants on line. I made jam yesterday using the same recipe minus the lemon. 5 reviews. Blackcurrant Ben Hope. Journal. It is resistant to mildew, leaf spot, and gall midge. view all 3 photos. Blackcurrant for sale. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for Blackcurrant Plants. Team Stories. £9.95 Blackcurrant Bush 'Ben Hope' This ‘big bud’ resistant blackcurrant is particularly suitable for organic gardeners. £7.99. IBA blackcurrant cultivar collection, with main information on plant and fruit specifics, breeding center and more. This Blackcurrant Bush Is Tall, Upright And Vigorous And Produces Heavy Crops Of Medium Sized, Outstanding Quality Berries On Long Strigs That Ripen Mid July.blackcurrants […] So easy to grow. we have learnt a lot since that time about packaging and handling and hope … Home. Suggested uses. Ben Sarek is a very high yielding, the large fruit is easily picked from short strigs. Beautiful. 99. Growth Habit . About Us; Contact; Soft Fruit and Trees. The following is the article that was written at that time. View all inspiration. Blackcurrant 'Ben Hope' Blackcurrant 'Ben Hope' Ribes nigrum. Ben Sarek produces heavy crops of large fruits ready for picking in mid July. Blackcurrant Ben Sarek An excellent early variety with a neat, compact growth habit making it ideal for growing in smaller gardens. Soil type. Best Seller in Pond Netting. Blackcurrant Ben Hope … Popular variety for UK gardens; Self-fertile, reliable crops; Supplied 3-5 branches, 40cm tall, bareroot ready to plant; No VAT on this item ; Description. Good reliable cropping. Blackcurrant. Mixed with other fruit, they are delicious. Ready for harvesting mid-July. Order Online Order By Phone Quick Overview. Blackcurrant 'Ben Hope'* Click to enlarge: Price: £10.95 £9.86: Availability: In Stock: Product Code: 1531 : Qty: Add to Cart. Get the best deals on Collectible Firefighting & Rescue Helmets when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. 4 Cart: £ 50.00. Bred by Scottish Crop Research A new late season variety ripening 10 days after Ben Lomond, very high yields of medium sized berries, the flavour is excellent with a real blackcurrant aroma, In addition Ben Hope is a very good grower, rather vigorous but upright in habit and easy to manage, it is resistant to mildew, leaf spot and gall midge. The bushes are vigorous and frost resistant. 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Blackcurrant Ben Sarek for sale - Compact growth making it an ideal choice for the smaller garden.Ben Sarek produces heavy crops of large fruits ready for picking in mid July. With excellent mildew resistance and good frost tolerance, this RHS AGM variety really has it all! Blackcurrant Ben Sarek for sale - Compact growth making it an ideal choice for the smaller garden. Made with much more fruit and less sugar than a traditional jam. Ben Hope is the more popular blackcurrant found in UK gardens. All of our soft fruits are grown on our East Perthshire farm in the small town of Blairgowrie. Tall, upright and vigorous grower. It is a strong grower with an upright habit and good disease resistance. Ben Tirran' Blackcurrant Bush | Bare … Shop now Fruit Trees Discover our range of organic fruit trees, from apples & pears to quinces & plums. Pre Order For Dispatch In Early February. It is one of the best flavoured varieties, exceptionally heavy yielding and also resistant to mildew, leaf spot and rust. Blackcurrant Ben Hope … Produces heavy yields of large, short-stalked berries, which are ready to harvest in late summer. Ben Sarek: Planting distance 1.5 metres (5 feet) apart. Our entre into this market was heavily supported by Farmhousedirect and Australia Post. Ben Sarek' Blackcurrant Bush | Bare Root [TR0597] Ben Sarek' Blackcurrant Bush | Bare Root . Garden. Blackcurrant Ben Hope (ribes nigrum) Characteristics. It has good disease resistance especially to big bud mite with affects other currant varieties. Blackcurrant Bushes for Sale. 01905 841587 ; Contact us today! There is no VAT on Blackcurrant Plants. You can eat black currants … Variety: BEN HOPE Availability: In stock. More View. Wishlist. Garden Tips. All of our soft fruits are grown on our East Perthshire farm in the small town of Blairgowrie. Because of this it is a good variety for organic growing. SAVE UP TO 40%. View Basket. show all currant. More recently, there are varieties the size of small grapes (Big Ben) which are tasty eaten by themselves, with ice cream or cream. Shop now Rhubarb Crowns ... Blackcurrant Plant (Organic) - Ben Hope. Harvest mid-late July. Ben Sarek has frost and mildew resistance so a good choice for colder sites. blackcurrant 'Ben Sarek' £8.99 £7.64 Buy in stock (shipped in 3-5 working days) blackcurrant 'Ben Sarek' £12.99 Buy in stock (shipped in 3-5 working days) Ribes × culverwellii. About The Organic Gardening Catalogue. Buy direct from the propagator. Made using British blackcurrants, our Ben Hope Blackcurrant Preserve is bursting with a rich and tarty fruitiness. Genus Ribes can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs, sometimes spiny, with simple, usually palmately lobed leaves and small tubular or bell-shaped, solitary or racemose flowers borne in spring or summer, followed by juicy, sometimes edible berries Has a very good flavour. And the birds are not eating them. : G5594 By appointment to HRH The Prince Of Wales Supplier of Fruit trees Walcot Organic Nursery Pershore, Worcestershire Questions? I prefer the Ben Alder, very sour and tasty raw. Crop July/August . A very high yielding variety, producing medium sized berries on long strigs. Clay, Loamy, Sandy. Ben hope is one of the most popular blackcurrant varieties in UK gardens. The weight of the crop can bring the branches lower but they revert back to their more upright poistion after harvesting. Pruning is required to produce a stooled bush. Ben Sarek is an excellent early blackcurrant fruiting around mid July with compact growth habit making it suitable for smaller gardens. This was followed by several other cultivars for the juicing industry such as 'Ben Alder' and 'Ben Tirran'. This variety is protected by Plant Variety Rights in the UK, Denmark, Poland and the Netherlands. Login/Register; Cart; Checkout; Licence No. £6.99. Reply. The Shop; Eat & Drink; Be Inspired. New. Black Currant Bush - Ben Hope. Medium-large berry, usually over 1g, with good sensory qualities. Blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum) Ben Sarek quantity. According to wind conditions, the Ben Hope may need a protected site. Cottage/Informal. Good resistance to mildew, leaf stop and high resistance to Blackcurrant gall mite and big bud. ‘Ben Lomond’ AGM:An upright blackcurrant with some frost resistance because of its late flowering. Other common names blackcurrant 'Ben Lomond' . Blackcurrant breeding at the James Hutton Institute began in 1956 and the programme has developed to become one of the world’s largest for Ribes, with the 'Ben' series of cultivars now grown commercially worldwide. Details. Blackcurrant; Ben Hope Yields of Ben Hope are consistently high and fruit is acceptable for commercial production. Ben Sarek: Picking time mid July. Easy to grow in most soils but not that are too acid or alkaline. The large, glossy, strong-skinned fruits weigh on average 2.9g each, compared to a weight of 1.1g in standard varieties! The bush is vigorous and tall and is therefore best planted in a sheltered site. Both vigorous and high yielding, producing heavy crops of very large glossy black currants that have a superb mouthwatering flavour and are of excellent quality. Ben Sarek is a self fertile Blackcurrant. Blackcurrants were traditionally used only for jams, pies and puddings, and they tasted great. Lookbook. Shop with confidence on eBay! Add to cart; Blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum) Ben Tirren £ 6.00 It shows resistance to the reversion virus. The Ben Hope is actually an excellent producing black currant variety, which is energetic and also taller, developed in the Scottish Crop Research Institute. Add compost or well-rotted manure and a general fertilizer. Once open refrigerate and enjoy within 4 … Blackcurrant is a medium-sized shrub producing delicious, deep purple to black sweet berries suitable for jams, jellies, syrups and cordial. In Stock. Blackcurrant growing guide click here> 10 Blackcurrant Bush 'Ben Nevis' Multistemmed Plant 2-3ft Tall 3fatpigs® £29.99 £ 29. Sort By: Black Currant Bush - Ben Connan. I have three varieties, Ben Alder, Ben Hope and Ben Lomond. Ben Sarek Blackcurrant is a particularly good variety for the small garden as it grows into a neat, compact bush about 3ft/1m tall. From the second season onwards each plant will produce over 3.5kg (over 7lb) of fruit and will keep producing for up to 10 years. Made with much more fruit and less sugar than a traditional jam. Description Additional Images (0) Related Products (6) Bred in the U.K. Ben Hope has a high resistance to the 'big bud' mite, rust, mildew and leaf spot making this variety particularly suitable for bio-friendly amateur gardeners. 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