PREORDER - Ships in March 2023
You will receive 1 bare root plant with a healthy root system.
Nebbiolo grapes, a classic Italian grape variety, are known for producing some of the world's most iconic wines. They are known for their complex aromas, flavors, and tannins that make them stand out in the world of wine. Planting Nebbiolo grapes is relatively easy and requires the right soil, climate, and care.
Nebbiolo grapes thrive best in soils that are well-drained, rich in organic matter, and slightly acidic. The soil should also have a pH level between 6.5 and 7.5. The vines also require full sun exposure and cooler temperatures, as they are not a heat-loving variety.
When planting Nebbiolo grapes, be sure to space them out to allow for proper air circulation. The recommended spacing for Nebbiolo vines is 8-10 feet between each vine. It is also important to prune the vines regularly to keep them healthy and productive. Pruning should be done in early spring, and the vines should be trimmed back to two or three buds.
It is also important to keep the vines well-watered throughout the growing season. The vines should be watered deeply once a week, making sure that the water reaches the root zone. Additionally, Nebbiolo vines should be fertilized twice a year in the spring and fall with a balanced fertilizer.
Harvesting Nebbiolo grapes typically occurs in mid-September. The grapes should be left on the vine until they are ripe, as they do not ripen off the vine. To ensure the highest quality grapes, it is important to pick them at the right time.
Overall, Nebbiolo grapes are relatively easy to grow and offer some of the world's most iconic wines. With the right soil, climate, and care, you can produce delicious, complex wines from this classic Italian variety.
1. Choose a sunny spot in your yard that gets at least 8 hours of direct sunlight per day.
2. Prepare the soil by loosening it to a depth of at least 12 inches.
3. Plant the grapevines 6-10 feet apart, depending on the variety.
4. Water the plants regularly, making sure to keep the soil moist but not soggy.
5. Fertilize the plants with a balanced fertilizer once or twice a year.
6. Prune the vines regularly to ensure healthy growth and fruit production.
7. Harvest the grapes when they are ripe, usually in late summer or early fall.
By following these simple guidelines, you can enjoy a bountiful harvest of sweet, juicy grapes each year. With proper care and attention, these grapes can produce a delicious crop for many years to come.
Grape Color Blue, Black
Primary Use Wine
Wine Color Red
Variety Origin Italian Origin
Zone Range: 7-12
Growth Habit Trailing
Suggested Distance Between Vines 4 ft, 5 ft, 6 ft
Vine Training System Vertical Shoot Positioning
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