Gooseberry Black Velvet

Black Velvet Gooseberry

Ribes grossularia

The deep purple fruits are the size of seedless grapes. They are very vigorous in growth. Flavor is very good to excellent when they ripen on the bush. Black Velvet has won awards for its superb qualities and disease and mildew resistance. Space 5' circle. Zones 4-7.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceGood
Disease ResistanceVery Good
Drought ToleranceFair
Heat ToleranceFair
Humidity ToleranceGood
Sun ToleranceGood
Wet Soil TolerancePoor
Shade ToleranceVery Good
No SprayVery Good
Salt TolerancePoor
Fresh for KidsGood
Deer ResistanceFair
ThornsYes
Plant TypeShrub
Soil TypeAdaptable
Edible TypeBerry
Self FertileYes
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
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13/4 Gallon
$28.00  own roots
13 Gallon
$38.00  own roots
* Ready Date (see note)
15 Gallon
$48.00  own roots
17 Gallon
$65.00  own roots
* Ready Date (see note)



7 Gallon will have to be shipped freight. In the shopping cart the shipping price will appear as $0. We will contact you with the freight price once we have calculated it.
The following items/sizes are not yet ready and your order will be shipped together when everything is ready: (3 Gallon own roots May 2, 2017, 7 Gallon own roots May 2, 2017)

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