Jun 14, The question of how to prune a currant bush can be answered with just a few steps. Fruit production in the home requires that the gardener learn how to trim currant bushes. Pruning currant bushes is necessary to keep the form of the plant, remove any diseased material and, most of all, to keep the plant’s interior open.
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Aim to have no more than about in ( cm) of the branches you cut sticking up from the base of the bush%(21). Cut the central stems out, producing the goblet shape mentioned. Trim off any shoots less than around 10cm from the soil, and remove any suckers that might be around the main stem. Cut back the main outer stem growth to about a third of their length (possibly less, depending on how neglected the plants have been!), cutting to an outward-facing bud. Aug 23, Prune currant bushes in late winter when they’re dormant to achieve good berry production.
Cut back any stems that are touching the ground or that appear to be diseased or broken. Red currants produce most heavily on 2- to 3-year old stems, while black currants bear more heavily on 1-year-old stems. Mar 30, Page 1 of 1: Last year I took cutting of our currants bushes, these have done well and are just coming into leaf.
Initially I had about 20 cutting in a pot. As the. Page 1 of 1: Last year I took cutting of our currants bushes, these have done well and are just coming into leaf. Initially I had about 20 cutting in a pot. Jul 17, Moving mature currant bushesPM.
I have the chance to get my hands on 15 mature blackcurant bushes. These bushes were cut back last year (they apparently were supposed to be ripped out then but weren't).
If I dig them up and move them (will get four in each trailer load) when is the best time to do this and will they. Jul 19, New branches get berries the second year. So do not cut away branches with good leaves but no fruit - they are for next year. Berries have lots of vitamin C, more than oranges - perhaps you knew that since you wanted the bushes.
Red currant wants full sun here in Sweden (but where you are it might be different, we are far north, like Alaska).