Captivator Gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa)



Note: Ships spring 2021 as a 8-12" bare-root.

Captivator Gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa) is a nearly thornless very productive cultivar of gooseberry. Sweet purple fruit great in pies, jams or eaten fresh.


Pollination: Self-pollinating
Size: 3-5' x 3-6'
Disease: Resistant to powdery mildew.
Ripening Date: July
Years to Bear 1-2
Taste: Sweet/Tart

Growing Conditions

USDA Zone: 4-8
Spacing: 4'
Light Exposure: Part Shade to Full Sun
Soil Type: Loamy
Soil PH: 6.0-6.8