problem with fruit bushes

QuestionsHow to growFruitBlackcurrantsproblem with fruit bushes
joe chapman asked 12 years ago

ihave black currant bushes growing in 10 liter containers which i intend planting out in authumn they are now berrys on them some of the leaves have a reddish rough blistery effect mostly near the top of the plant also some yellowing of of leaves lower down also some red and white currents show same effect hope you can help

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
Currants can be affected by greenflies on the backs of the leaves that cause reddening and distortion. It is not a significant problem. Just keep the plants watered and plant in autumn.