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Currant 'Crandall'

More About 'Crandall'

  • Ribes odoratum 'Crandall'
  • Attractive, ornamental features
  • Fast-growing with bright yellow flowers
  • Tasty, tart to sweet, blue-black, edible fruit
  • Larger, sweeter fruit than the species
  • Red fall colour
  • Eat fresh, use for preserves or dried
  • Ripens: Mid-July

Zone:

4

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm
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Clove Currant Growing and Maintenance Tips

Currants grow best in medium moisture and an organically rich, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Avoid overhead watering. Remove stems older than three years to encourage greater, fruit production.


'Crandall' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Berries
Fruit

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Upright

Foliage Color

Green
Blue