You will receive 1 Bare Root plant with a healthy root system.
St. Vincent Grapes are a popular variety of grape that is grown in warm climates. These grapes are known for their sweet taste, and they are very easy to grow. With the right planting instructions, you can enjoy delicious St. Vincent grapes from your own backyard!
When planting St. Vincent grapes, it is important to pick the right location. These grapes thrive in areas with full sun and well-drained soil. It is also important to choose a spot that has good air circulation to prevent the grapes from becoming mildewy.
Once you have chosen the right spot, you will need to prepare the soil. Before planting your grapes, add aged compost or aged manure to the soil. This will provide the plants with the nutrients they need to thrive. The soil should also be slightly acidic, with a pH between 6.0 and 6.5.
Next, it is time to plant your St. Vincent grapes. Plant your vines in the spring, before the last frost. Dig a hole twice as wide as the root ball and just as deep. Place the plant in the hole and cover the roots with soil. Plant each vine about 8 feet apart.
After planting your St. Vincent grapes, you will need to prune them. Pruning helps to promote healthy growth and increase grape production. You should prune your vines annually in early spring before new buds start to form. Cut back any dead or diseased branches, and remove any shoots that are growing vertically.
Finally, you will need to water your St. Vincent grapes. These grapes require a lot of water, especially during hot weather. Make sure to water your vines regularly, but don't leave them standing in water.
With these planting instructions, you can enjoy delicious St. Vincent grapes from your own backyard. With the right care and attention, these grapes will thrive and provide you with a delicious harvest year after year!
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, Rosé, Sparkling
Variety Origin Discovered as a chance seedling in Missouri in 1973
Zone Range: 5-12
Growth Habit Upright
Suggested Distance Between Vines 6 ft, 7 ft, 8 ft
Vine Training System Top Wire Cordon
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