(Diamond Grape, Moore's Diamond Grape, White Grape)
About 60 species of woody, tendril-climbing vines make up the genus Vitis. These deciduous plants are native primarily to the temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Long cultivated, grapes are economically important fruits for juice, wine, cooking, and the table. Some are also used as ornamental plants. By far the most commonly grown is Vitis vinifera, the European wine grape.
Long flexible climbing stems with grasping tendrils clamber up and over supports; a few Vitis...
(Seedless Black Grape)
The grape cultivar ‘Glenora’ is a mildly flavored seedless blue table grape. Though a vigorous grower, it is not a heavy fruit producer. Grape clusters often have great size variation of individual grapes. Vines produce very nice orange red fall foliage.
Plant ‘Glenora’ in loam or a well-draining, clay based soil that has a neutral to alkaline pH. Full sun will allow for best growth, flowering and subsequent fruiting. Full sun will allow for best growth, flowering and subsequent fruiting. Like...
(Seeded Dessert Grape)
The grape cultivar ‘Golden Muscat’ is a sweet, rich-flavored green table grape that matures late in the season. Its grape clusters are often very large and heavy. When slightly under-ripe, fruits have a tangy citrus taste. If rains occur while fruits are at the peak of ripeness, fruits tend to crack.
Plant ‘Golden Muscat’ in loam or a well-draining, clay based soil that has a neutral to alkaline pH. Full sun will allow for best growth, flowering and subsequent fruiting. Full sun will allow for...
(Grape, Lake Emerald Grape)
Bred specifically for warm-winter climates, this introduction from the Florida Agriculture Experiment Station bears bunches of fragrant, succulent, yellowish green, seeded grapes in summer. A hybrid that has Florida native species in its pedigree, it has proven resistant to most of the pest and pathogens that typically afflict Florida-grown grapes, including the dreaded Pierce's Disease. Good both for the table and for wine-making, the grapes are borne on vigorous vines which can cover large structures...
(Hybrid Fox Grape, Mars Seedless Grape)
The delicious large seedless deep blue fruit of this hybrid grape is sweet and strong. The hardy deciduous woody grapevine 'Mars' was bred by James N. Moore at the University of Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station in Fayetteville, Arkansas. It is the progeny of a cross between two non-patented cultivars with Vitis labrusca lineage, 'Island Belle' and 'Arkansas Selection 1339.'
Though grown specifically for its edible grapes, this vine also has attractive lobed leaves of rich...
(Grape, Reliance Grape, Seedless Red Grape)
Vitis ‘Reliance’ is a hybrid grape from the University of Arkansas. It produces early, pink to red, seedless grapes with a fruity, sweet taste on vigorous, winter-hardy vines. The fragrant, spring flowers are followed by fruit which is medium to small size with a thin, slip skin. Reliance grape vines do not require a pollinator and are a good choice for jams, jellies, juice and raisins. The foliage is large, lobed, dark green in the summer with some fall color. The vines have shaggy bark....