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Commonly known as Grape vine
Good to know - edible varieties for fruits and winemaking. Ornamental for foliage and fruits.
Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew, honey fungus.Under glass, scale insects, mealybugs.
Place of Origin - northern temperate regions
Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
Deciduous - woody, tendril climber with flaking bark and simple lobed or toothed leaves.
Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - small, green flowers, in panicles, form in the leaf axils in summer and are followed by fruits, edible in some species (grapes). Requires long, hot summer for ripening fruit.
Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant - edible varieties.
Against a wall - south or south-west wall suits outdoor varieties.
fertile well drained soil - humus-rich
Neutral to Alkaline Soil
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Slate Plant Labels
These wonderfully tactile natural slate plant labels are hand made in Cornwall and come with a chalk pen. Just stick them in your pot or border. Pack of 6.
2ply sisal garden twine - 250 grams
Natural garden twine, 500 grams, 350 metres. Ideal in the garden or the home.