Grape Gardening Resources
Grapes are a very popular fruit for the home garden. Many different varieties are available with adaptation to different climates and suitability for fresh eating or processing into juice, jelly, or wine. Grapevines can also contribute to an attractive home landscape when grown on an arbor, pergola, or along a fence.
The resources listed below provide information on the general care and management of grapevines in the home garden and landscape. Specialized topics also covered include pruning, and disease and pest management.
Additional questions on growing grapes in the home garden can be addressed by your local Texas AgriLife Extension Service county office.
Care and Management
Grape Arbors, Texas AgriLife Extension
Plant Answers: Grapes, Texas AgriLife Extension
Growing Grapes in the Home Fruit Planting, Ohio State University
Fruit Production for the Home Gardener: Grapes, Penn State University
Muscadine Grapes in the Home Garden, North Carolina State University
Muscadine Grape Production in the Home Garden, Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service
Basic Principles of Pruning Backyard Grapevines, Ohio State University Extension
Pruning Backyard Grapevines in the First Three Years, Ohio State University Extension
Disease and Pest Management
Grape Pest Management for Home Gardeners, University of Wisconsin Extension
Grape Insect Pests of the Home Garden, University of Minnesota Extension
Fruit Pest Control for Home Gardens, Kansas State University
Fruit Spray Schedules for the Homeowner, University of Missouri