Summer Grapes!!! (and derivatives, thereof)
All things summer grape, especially hybrids with our amazing Vitis æstivalis.
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Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Hybridizing V. aestivalis in Loudoun County, Virginia!
I was hoping to find a Vitis aestivalis female vine to hybridize when I got to Stone Tower, and I found TWO! I also found a beautiful...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
The Hybrid Man arrives in Vinifera World!
Well, life flows on! After a 15 month stint at Boxwood Estate Winery in Middleburg, Virginia, I have migrated north a bit to Stone Tow...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Back at it in Virginia! Stranger than fiction is life, but here I am in Amherst County, VA, back in the same house I left in 2014, this ti...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Seeds & wine of the Wooster, Ohio, V. aestivalis var. bicolor fruit
Well, I finally got the fruit fermenting that I collected as described in my last post! Here are the cleaned seeds at the same scale: ...
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Two Beauties from Northeast Ohio Well, a grape hunter doesn't go anywhere the wild vine grows and misses much. Since ...
Sunday, August 21, 2016
WELCOME! I'm back at it! This will be the new home of all things North American summer grape ( Vitis æstivalis) from the init...
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