Sun Exposure: Sun to Partial Shade. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. Consort is totally resis . Consort likes rich sweet soil, but is widely adaptable and can thrive with neglect especially in the northeast US. With white pine blister rust being a prevalent issue in Michigan my selection criteria has been narrowed down to only varieties which exhibit partial or full resistance to WPBR. Ribes. Forest fruits clafoutis. pH of 6 to 6.5 preferred. Plant 3 ft. apart. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years. 37402 . Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting. Plant will be shipped with protected roots in moistened soil and ready to be planted. This spin on summer pudding is packed with cherries, blackberries, black grapes, blueberries, blackcurrants and a splash of Cassis liqueur 1 hr . It also is extremely productive and is easy to propagate from cuttings in the winter. Share 0 Tweet +1. Medium sized berries on compact plants growing about 4 feet tall. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. Black Forest pudding. Zones 4-7. OUT OF STOCK . Ribes. Extremely productive, self-fertile variety produces clusters of medium sized, 1/4" black berries with a black berry flavor. The International Blackcurrant Association has started to collect data from blackcurrant breeding centers. Resistant to white pine blister rust. Ribes nigrum 'Consort' $ 19.99. Ripens late in the season, black fruits with strong flavor, medium in size and borne in clusters. Sold Out. Tweet No serious insect or disease problems. No. Category: Herbs. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. More from this collection. Deep ebony fruit perfect for jams and preserves. All our plants are Add to Cart. This means the fungus used them to spread far and wide. Produces fruit in 2-3 years. Consort is totally resistant to white pine blister. Even though the collection is not comprehensive and still needs improvement, the result is already impressive. Consort is a productive rust resistant European black currant. Your Consort Black Current will certainly pro The flavor is relished by many and cursed by some. In late summer, Consort produces medium-sized black berries that are high in vitamin C and good for fresh eating, baking, jams and jellies. As low as. Family: Grossulariaceae: Genus: Ribes (RYE-bees) Species: ussuriense (oo-soo-ree-EN-see) 3 members have or want this plant for trade. Very hardy and disease resistant, reliable and easy to maintain. The black currant cultivar "Consort" is immune to rust disease, does well in hot or cool climates and is extremely high in anti-oxidants. Highly prized as a super food as high in Vitamin C and anti-oxidants. This product is currently out of stock for the season. Latin Name: Ribes sanguineum Site and Soil: Moderately fertile, well-drained soil with full to partial sun. $25.45. Extremely productive, self-fertile variety produces clusters of medium sized, 1/4" black berries with a black berry flavor. View gallery. Feb 27, 2013 - Self Fertile Abundant Currants The Consort Black Currant is a deciduous shrub bearing edible fruit. Position. It is self-fertile. Resistant to White Pine Blister Rust, though somewhat susceptible to mildew. Resistant to white pine blister rust. Shrubs. Very hardy (zone 2). Birds rarely bother this variety. They had a bunch of black currants in the Spring following planting but you have to trim them to get them to produce more. We found one dictionary with English definitions that includes the word consort' black currant: Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "consort' black currant" is defined. This variety also has the skankiest flavor of any fruit I've ever tasted- this is an acquired taste for most folks. It also is used for naturalizing and excellent bird forage or windbreak plant. Mature height of about 4ft. Easy . Black currant plants became a vector for this dreadful disease. Medium sized berries on compact plants growing about 4 feet tall. Currants are very high in vitamin C and antioxidants and are delicious in jelly, jams, or sauces. Consort Black Currant Ribes ussuriense. It is resistant to White Pine blister rust. Black Currant Growing Guide Crop Rotation Group. Ideal for jams and preserves. Plants will bear fruit the second year. Vigorous, very productive, ripens midseason. Grows 3- to 6-ft. tall. Frost tolerant. As they are the main element of the logging industry, it must have been dealt with as soon as possible. Immune to white pine blister rust. Consort Black Currant is a small shrub that is typically grown for its edible qualities. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years. AFor your consideration: you will be received a 1 Black Currant rooted plant, 12-15 inches tall, with well developed root system. Rich soil with compost dug in. Attracts pollinators. 2 year plants. 0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating. The situation has turned so serious that it threatened the existence of US pines. Foliage: Unknown - Tell us. Outstanding hardiness and a stronger flavor than red currants makes Consort a favorite fruit for northern growers. Up for sale 1 rooted starter plant of Consort black currant Plant is about 4-8 inches tall. Consort Black Currant Ribes ussuriense. Home › Black Currant- "Consort" Black Currant- "Consort" $12.00 Quantity. What more could you ask for in a garden shrub. Mar 19, 2019 - Spring Planting: this product will be shipped late April through May according to your hardiness zone. 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