[NAFEX] Clove Currant
regina at kreger.net
Wed Apr 6 18:16:07 EDT 2005
......the deep purple leaves look so pretty in the pictures in Lee's book......
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To: "North American Fruit Explorers" <nafex at lists.ibiblio.org>
Subject: Re: [NAFEX] Clove Currant
Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2005 18:20:04 -0400
> On Apr 6, 2005, at 12:05 AM, Regina Kreger wrote:
> > I'm interested in planting some Clove Currants. They sound
> > wonderful! Fruit, flavor, fragrance, flowers, fall foliage,
> > ffffff....
> I agree with most of what others said. Mine are probably self
> fertile, have nice fruit, and a wonderful fragrance when in bloom.
> (I have some from two sources, but they fruited when they were all
> from one source.) But I wouldn't recommend them for fall foliage.
> At least here in eastern MA, they get ratty-looking in the late
> summer, and have dropped their leaves by "fall foliage" season.
> Mine might have some virus or bugs or something, but they keep
> getting bigger and producing more fruit, so I think they just do
> their thing earlier in the season, and head off into dormancy
> earlier than most. But they don't look especially nice as they do
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