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Gooseberry - Captivator

Outstanding modern British dessert variety with very few thorns and excellent disease resistance, producing heavy crops of delicious berries, sweet and juicy, best eaten straight off the bush. May also be used for pies, jam, purée or wine-making, freezes well. Sweet enough to eat fresh when fully ripe.

Season: July

Planting Distance: 1.2m (4ft)

Approximate Height: 1.2m (4ft) after 5 years

Gooseberries need a fertile neutral soil to crop well (a pH of 6.0-7.5 is ideal) in full sun.