Most Productive Grape Variety?

greenthumbzdudeFebruary 18, 2013

I am in the process of building an arbor and would like a grape that is very productive and disease resistant. I dont want to spray it with insecticide either. Anything available?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Dzitmoidonc(6)

Here in York County the only luck I've had getting grapes without spray is with Concord varieties. I get lots of grapes good for eating and spitting the seeds. Without spray, seedless grapes of all kinds are rotted by the end of July. I planted green seedless, red seedless and rarely ate more than a handful per year. The Concords are native, maybe that makes the difference.

One variety of wine grapes does make enough for me and the 100s of birds that eat them, Foch. They are tiny, flavorful and seedy, but make good eating while I'm working outside.

    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 9:42PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Americanchestnut

I have found Worden to be an excellent producer, it's very similar to concord, but ripens earlier and bears better for me

    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 7:51PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Getting rid of grape vines.
Is there something other than using a chemical to get...
marylmi
Blueberry help!
What's going on with this blueberry bush? Is it going...
julia_scheidt
Beach Plum / Prunus Maritima Cultivation Questions
Hello all! I scarified a handful of seeds from beach...
liamkelly Zone 6b Rhode Island / 5b Massachusetts
Has anyone elses asian pear (20th century) come out of dormancy?
Everything else is going gangbusters but there isn't...
fireballsocal
Lime and lemon tree Houston area?
Best lime and lemon tree for Houston area? What are...
johnfam
Sponsored Products
Bramble - Provence King Bed Set in White - 24180
Great Furniture Deal
27" Gray Granite Stone Trough Bathroom Sink - CORSICA
Living'ROC
Abbyson Living Bedford Gray Linen Convertible Sleeper Sectional Sofa
Overstock.com
Trimble White Tech Lighting MonoRail Pendant Light
Euro Style Lighting
Peacock Tiffany Glass Shade Table Lamps
ParrotUncle
Area Rug: Scrollwork Red 3' 6" x 5' 6"
$98.97 | Home Depot
Calhoun Single Arm Chaise - Key Largo Grape Purple
Joybird Furniture
Slither Dining Side Chair in Pink
$99.00 | LexMod
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™