Concord Grape Trellis Training

Concord grapes (Vitis labrusca) are tart fruits developed mainly for jellies, candies, wines, preserves and juices. Grown in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 5 to 9, woody Concord grapevines require trellises or other structures to encourage them. Several grapevine-lined trellises and arbors offer leafy, shaded canopies but fruit has to grow in full … Continue reading Concord Grape Trellis Training

When to Put Fungicide on Strawberries?

Strawberries come in 2 types: June-bearing sorts and ever-bearing varieties. June-bearing strawberries grow one crop per year in spring or early summer, while ever-bearing varieties can blossom and fruit over an extended season. Both varieties need the same growing conditions and maintenance, and therefore are susceptible to the very same kinds of respiratory disorder. To … Continue reading When to Put Fungicide on Strawberries?