A hardy mid-season red gooseberry. Hinnonmaki Red reliably produces good crops of large, sweet, red berries of excellent quality. An excellent variety as a dessert or for culinary use. As the berries turn colour they can be picked & cooked. If left on the bush the berries will turn dark reddish purple of rich flavour. Bred in Finland for hardiness and disease resistance being resistant to mildew. It is a slow growing variety so suitable for small gardens.
Eventual height and spread: 1m (3ft). Cropping season: mid July. Self fertile. Plant 1.2m (4′) apart.