Grape Varieties







Vanessa (Seedless)

Location:  Athens, TX

Elevation:  480ft +/- 10ft

Soil:  Sandy-Loam

Color:  Red

Grape Variety:  Hybrid

Training of Vines:  VSP

Rootstock:  Own

Spacing:  6ft

Yield per Vine:  NA

Year Planted:  2008

Harvest:  Early Season

Uses:  Table, Dessert Wine


CharacteristicsA red dessert grape of excellent quality. The vine is moderately vigorous and among the hardiest of seedless grapes. The flavor is mild and fruity; berry texture is firm to crisp.  Produces a semi-sweet white wine resembling champagne.