Vine Characteristics
Variety Uses Color USDA Hardiness Zone Harvest Season Growth Habit Vigor Suggested Training System Black Rot Powdery Mildew Downy Mildew Botrytis Sulfer Sensitive
Red Wine
Chambourcin W B 5 L SU MV VSP/MWC +++ ++ + ++ Y
Chancellor W B 5 L ST MV MWC + +++ +++ + Y
Corot Noir W R 4 L SU MV VSP/MWC ++ + ++ + N
DeChaunac W B 5 M SU V VSP/MWC + ++ +++ + ?
Frontenac W B 3 L SU V VSP ++ + ++ + ?
Landot W R 4 E SU MV VSP + ++ + ++ ?
Leon Millot W B 5 E T MV TWC ? + ++ +++ ?
Marechal Foch W B 5 E ST MV TWC/MWC ++ + ++ + Y
Marquette W B 3 M SU V VSP ++ + ++ + ?
Noiret W R 4 M SU MV TWC/MWC + + ++ + N
Sabrevois W R 3 E SU V VSP ? + + + ?
St Croix W R 3 E ST V TWC ? ++ ++ ++ ?
White Wine
Brianna W W 4 M SU MV VSP ++ + + ++ ?
Chardonel W W 5 L SU MV VSP ? ++ +++ ++ N
Frontenac Gris W G 3 L SU V VSP ++ + ++ + ?
La Crescent W W 3 E ST MV TWC ++ ++ ++ + ?
La Crosse W W 4 L SU V VSP +++ + ++ +++ ?
Louise Swenson W W 3 M ST MV TWC ? ? ? ? ?
Prairie Star W W 3 M SU V VSP ++ + + + ?
St Pepin W W 4 E ST V TWC ? + +++ ++ ?
Traminette W W 5 L SU MV VSP ++ ++ ++ ++ ?
Valvin Muscat W W 4 M U LV VSP + +++ ++ + N
Vignoles W W 5 M U V VSP + ++ +++ +++ N
Table Grapes
Bluebell J B 3 M T V TWC + + + + ?
King of North T,J B 3 E T VV TWC + + + + ?
Somerset T W 4 M ST MV TWC ? ? ? ? ?
Swenson Red W,T R 4 M T V TWC ? ++ +++ + ?
Valiant J,T B 3 E T V TWC ? +++ ++ ++ ?
Worden T B 4 E T V TWC + + + + ?
Uses J Juice/Jam Growth Habit SU Semi-Upright
W Wine T Trailing
T Table ST Semi-Trailing
U Upright
Color B Blue
W White Training System VSP Vertical Shoot Position
R Red MWC Mid-Wire Cordon
TWC Top-Wire Cordon
Harvest Season M Mid-Season
E Early
L Late
Vigor MV Medium Vigor Disease Susceptibility + Low Susceptibility
V Vigorous ++ Moderate Susceptibility
VV Very Vigorous +++ High Susceptibility
LV Light Vigor