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botanical name:
Ribes rubrum 'Versailles Blanche'
Ribes rubrum 'Versailles Blanche' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Whitecurrent 'Versailles Blanche', Whitecurrent 'White Versailles'
synonyms:  Ribes rubrum 'White Versailles', Ribes sativum 'Versailles Blanche', Ribes sativum 'White Versailles'
family:  Grossulariaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.50m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: light green
fruit colour: cream
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Abundant long trusses of fairly large creamy-white berries with an excellent flavour. Fruits ripen in late July or August. Well know for reliable and heavy cropping.

Moist, well drained, moderately fertile soil in sun or light part shade. Grows and fruits well in cool areas.

Prune in February, cutting out old and dead wood, cut back mature and long sideshoots, keep the centre of teh bush quite open.

From cuttings, preferably with a heel.

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