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'Ben Connan' Blackcurrant Plants

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The details

  • Fruit: Sweet. Heavy crops to 3.5kg
  • Uses: Ideal for Cooking, Fresh
  • Picking: July-August
  • Height x Spread: 1-1.5m x 1-1.5m
  • Spacing: 1.5m
  • Self-fertile & Frost resistant
  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
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5 - 24
25 - 99
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Ben Connan Blackcurrant Bushes

Ben Connan blackcurrants are the earliest to ripen. It produces large yields of dark fruit on short clusters of strings so make picking easy. They taste outstanding and Ben Connan has the added virtues of growing as a tidy bush and being relatively disease free.

As with all currants, Ben Connan Blackcurrants should be grown with 1.40 metres between plants in the row and 1.5 metres between rows.

Browse our variety of currant plants or see our full range of soft fruit bushes.

Ben Connan is a cross between Ben Lomond and Ben Sarek 

What to expect

Bareroot plants


Bareroot plants have no soil around the roots. They are light, easy to carry and plant.

Perfect for Winter

The ground tends to be wet in winter, ideal for planting bareroot plants.

Value for money

You pay less for the same size bareroot plants, compared to potted.


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