More About 'Vanessa'
- Vitis vinefera 'Vanessa'
- Medium-sized, oval grapes with a rich deep red colour
- Flesh is crisp and firm
- Seedless cultivar
- Eaten fresh or made into jelly, juice or wine
- Ripens: Early August
Grape Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grapes tolerate a wide range of soil conditions, but must have good drainage. They need good support structures like fences, walls, trellises or arbours. Best grown in full sunlight, they need high temperatures to ripen, so plant in a southern exposure.
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils