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Currant 'Red Lake'

More About 'Red Lake'

  • Ribes rubrum 'Red Lake'
  • Clusters of bright red berries
  • Outstanding, fruit production
  • Good for jams or jellies
  • Ripens: Late July

Zone:

5

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm
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Red Lake 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.


'Red Lake' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Berries
Deciduous
Fruit

Habit

Rounded
Upright

Foliage Color

Green