How to grow grape vines: First Year of Growing Grape Vines

First Year of Growing Grape Vines


The growth of grape vine depends on the first ages of growing grapes and the time of its entry into fruiting.

In the first year after planting the grapes your care is aimed at growing strong plants. After planting it is necessary to make a special palce for growing grapes. During the summer period the soil of grape vines should be loosened several times after about 15 days to control weeds and crusts after rains. During 15 or 20 days after planting, it is necessary to check the mounds and facilitate the growth of shoots. In June and July in cloudy weather you should create the wells around the grape vines. Its depth must be about 15 cm and it is necessary to destroy the larvae of wireworms and cutworms. For a better development of the lower roots of the grapes on own-rooted grapes it is important to removed surface roots. After that the grape vines should be left open.

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