Traminette White Wine Grape

Vitis 'Traminette'

Cold hardy, semi- upright grape vines that produce clusters of beautiful medium sized amber grapes mid to late season. Allow the fruit to fully mature so that the overtones of apricot and honey dominate. Produces an excellent white wine that has as a great spicy flavor and fantastic floral bouquet. Moderately resistant to powdery mildew.
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Full sun

Needs regular watering - weekly or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityVigorous grower, to 10 - 15 ft. each year
Bloom TimeInsignificant flowers late Spring to early Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleMediterranean
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseEspalier, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureEdible, Fall Color, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Showy Fruit, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsBlackberry (Rubus); Allium (Allium); Rosemary (Rosmarinus); Fig (Ficus); Lavender (Lavandula); Oregano (Origanum); Geranium (Pelargonium)

Best in deep, loamy, well-drained soils but quite adaptable. Shelter from harsh winter winds. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Water deeply, less frequently when established; supplement in extreme heat. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide a trellis or arbor as support.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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