How to prune redcurrants and gooseberries

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Jan, Feb, Dec


Find out how to prune redcurrants and gooseberries in winter for the best possible crop the following summer. Monty Don demonstrates how to prune the plants into a shape that will deter pests and diseases and encourage maximum fruiting.


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