Gooseberry - Hinnonmaki Red

Hinnonmaki Red Gooseberry

Ribes uva-crispa var reclinatum
A mildew resistant sweet red gooseberry good for eating fresh and cooking

Origin: Finland

Pollination:  Hinnonmaki Red is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop.

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History and description of Hinnonmaki Red

The Hinnonmaki gooseberries have been bred in Finland for hardiness to withstand their harsh winters, and for resistance to mildew the most common disease of gooseberries. Hinnonmaki Red produces heavy crops of large red berries which ripen in mid July. The berries are sweet when fully ripe and good for eating fresh or for cooking. The bushes are vigorous but compact and spreading growing to about 1m/3ft in height. They have good disease resistance particuarly to mildew.