||Ribes uva crispa 'Pixwell'
Pixwell gooseberry is an attractive, small, deciduous shrub that has large, light green berries that turn pink and sweet when fully ripe. This variety is practically thornless and relatively easy to pick. The purple fall color makes this a good choice as an edible ornamental. Can tolerate partial shade in hot summer areas. Attracts pollinators!
||Sweet flesh and contrasting tart skin. Excellent for snacking, pies, jams and desserts.
||Bush to 3'-5' by 3'-6' wide. Can be trained along a fence or up a trellis.
||Spring: White flowers
||Full Sun. Part shade in hot summer areas.
||Well-draining loamy soil. Average water needs.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Prune back by one half in winter for good airflow while the plant is dormant. Remove dead, diseased or rubbing branches.
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