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Poorman Gooseberry

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Gooseberries sweet enough to eat fresh right off the bush. Poorman is the best flavoured and sweetest red gooseberry. Makes excellent jam and jelly. This vigorous plant is mildew resistant, and will grow up to 4 feet tall. Will produce fruit in 2 -3 years. No. 1 size plants are hardy to zone 3.

As they are live plants we will hold fruit and berry orders until the appropriate planting time for your area (usually around mid April-early May). Requests for large orders should be made by mid-March.

*Perishable Product Postal Surcharge on Fruits and Berries: If your order includes Asparagus Roots, Potato Sets, Spring Garlic, Onion Sets or Fruits and Berries, an additional $6.95 Postal Surcharge will be added to your order. This amount is only charged one time regardless of how many Perishable Products you may purchase.

How to Grow: Gooseberries, Growing Fruits & Berries
Light Requirements:
Hardiness Zone:3a - 3b
Item # Description Price Quantity
1 Plant
Pkg of 2 Plants
Pkg of 4 Plants
Gooseberries Tips
It is important to have 2-4" of mulch around the plants as they like cool, moist soil. Gooseberries bear fruit primarily on 2 and 3-yr old wood, so equal numbers of 1, 2 and 3-yr old shoots should be maintained to ensure a constant renewal of fruiting wood.