Blackcurrants on bush

Fact file: blackcurrants

Discover some key facts about blackcurrants, in this short feature.

Blackcurrants can be enjoyed fresh, preserved in jams, as a filling for pies and crumbles and bottled as juices. This richly coloured superfruit is bursting with medicinal benefits, too.

Blackcurrants are easy to grow and will crop plentifully for many years. Find out how to grow blackcurrants in our blackcurrant Grow Guide

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