Black currant plants are easy to grow and are dependable more so than fruit trees, if given good care.
Grown for it’s edible glossy black berries it is a medium sized woody shrub producing fruit in the summer months. Which are rich in sources of vitamin C,
The growing of shrub fruits such as black currants are not difficult, but there are good practices that are important for good results. The plants will live almost anywhere doing best in relatively moist climate and well drained soil.
Plant growth and and fruitfulness are most satisfactory on soils well supplied with organic matter.
Pruning black currants is necessery and should be done a little each year.