Red currant - is one of the fruit-bearing garden plants.
Its berries are very helpful.
Besides bright red bush cottage looks just delicious.
However, you need to carefully look after him, but it's not as difficult as it may seem.
Properly dig the soil, and then fertilize. It is best to use the following mixture: 25 g of potassium sulfate, 150 g of superphosphate and a bucket of manure. Dig a planting hole with a diameter of half a meter. The distance between the holes should be at least 1.5 meters. Further holes need to fill half the dressing. After 2-3 weeks, you can start planting shrubs.
Pour into a hole 10 liters of water. From the roots of the seedling roots, remove the shrunken appendages, and then put into the soil, keeping the inclined position. Base pour a mixture of earth and humus so that the two lower buds were closed. If you want to get strong bushes, cut all the seedlings at a height of 15 centimeters from the ground. The first berries appear in 2-3 years.
Pests are very fond of red currants, sofrom them you need to regularly get rid of. The most popular pest - gooseberry moth. This green larvae, reaching a length of 2-2.5 cm. To get rid of them, dig the soil in the fall near the bush and spring spray infusion of tobacco. In addition, the need to permanently remove the damaged hand.
If you notice on the leaves brown spots, thenYour bush ill anthracnose. And if there was a white film, it speaks about the disease called "mildew". To get rid of these troubles, it is necessary once a fortnight to spray the bushes infusion of ash.