concord grapes - Knowledgebase Question

san pedro, Ca
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Question by vlaffey
June 30, 2010
just bought 2 concord grape plants. What is best way to plant and support them? Also, there are just a few small grapes already on. Will there be more?

Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010
It usually takes about 5 or 6 years before grapes vines begin producing full crops, but you will prabably get some smaller harvests before the. They need full sun and well-drained soil to do their best, as well as a sturdy trellis or some other support to grow on. There are a number of ways to trellis and prune grapes. This URL will take you to a California Cooperative Extension Publication on home grape growing in California that will give you lots on info on training and pruning your vines:

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