Mars Grape

$24.95

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Mars Grape

$24.95

Mars Grape (Vitis labrusca) is a captivating vine that boasts juicy, blue-black grapes with a distinct flavor profile. This seedless variety is perfect for fresh consumption, and its vibrant hue makes it a favorite for vibrant fruit salads. Adaptable to various soil types, the Mars Grape is known for its cold-hardiness and resistance to common grape diseases. Its lush foliage provides ample shade, making it an excellent choice for garden trellises. With proper care, this grapevine promises abundant harvests and a delightful addition to your garden landscape.

1-2′ Bareroot

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 5-8
Soil pH: 5.5-6.5
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: 100-200 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 8-10′ tall, 8-10′ wide
Plant Spacing: 8-10′ apart
Growth Habit: Vining
Rootstock: Own Roots

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-pollinating
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: May-June
Flower Color: Greenish-white

Fruit Characteristics

Grape Size: 0.75″
Grape Flavor: Sweet
Grape Color and Appearance Blue, round
Harvest Time: August-September
Yield & Storage: High, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 3-4

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Downy Mildew (Plasmopara viticola): Moderately Susceptible
Powdery Mildew (Erysiphe necator): Moderately Susceptible
Black Rot (Guignardia bidwellii): Moderately Susceptible
Botrytis Bunch Rot (Botrytis cinerea): Moderately Susceptible
Grape Berry Moth (Paralobesia viteana): Moderately Susceptible
Grape Phylloxera (Daktulosphaira vitifoliae): Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Vining
Foliage Color: Green
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to the Northeastern United States
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Mars Grape

$24.95

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