grapes

How to Grow Seedless Grapes

How to Grow Seedless Grapes

If you've ever thought about making your own wine, grape jelly, or just having fresh, sun-warmed grapes to enjoy straight from the vine, you've probably thought about how to grow  
Fresh Fruit Maple Ambrosia Salad

Fresh Fruit Maple Ambrosia Salad

As a kid, I lapped up bowls of fruit ambrosia at our family gatherings. You know the stuff - canned mixed fruit with fluorescent cherries, in a fluffy batter of  
Dealing with Grape Pests

Dealing with Grape Pests

Like any plant, grapevines are attractive to a number of pests. As with disease, it’s critical that you remain vigilant about spotting invaders and dealing with them promptly.  
Dealing with Grape Diseases

Dealing with Grape Diseases

The most important thing you can do for your grapes is to stick with annual pruning to keep the canopy from getting too dense. This encourages good air circulation around  
Planting and Nurturing Your Grapevines

Planting and Nurturing Your Grapevines

Plant in early spring, whether it’s a cutting or a seedling or bare-root/potted vine. Before planting bare-root stock, trim the roots to 6 to 12 inches to encourage feeder roots