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Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes. The nursery and gardens are open 10.00 to 16.00 everyday, all are welcome.

VITIS 'Black Alicante'

Commonly known as Grape vine

FRUITING TYPES

Dark blue grapes from mid Sept-Oct
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£14.50 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 Litre
  • Deciduous - 3- to 5-lobed leaves to 22cm (9in) long.
  • Height - 15m (49ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • 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 - woody tendril climber with flaking bark.
  • Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit
  • Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Against a wall - south or southwest wall
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - V. vinifera 'Black Alicante'. (Grenache) Will provide a good set of fruit outside after a long, hot summer.
  • Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew, honey fungus. Under glass, scale insects, mealybugs.
  • Place of origin - Spain
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Pruning group 8 - Suitable for: Wall trained shrubs and less vigorous climbers.
    Action: For climbers 'spur prune' by cutting back 3-4 buds of the permanent framework. For wall trained shrubs cut back flowered shoots to within 2-4 buds of permanent framework.
    When: Annually after flowers if on previous year's growth, or in late Winter or Spring if on current year's growth.

    RHS group 12 & 13
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Neutral to alkaline soil

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