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Vitis 'Zilga'
Wine Grape 'Zilga'

Vigorous climber with edible fruits. Light green leaves turn yellow in autumn. It climbs by means of tendrils that twine round the support. Inconspicuous, fragrant flowers in May and June. Violet-mauve edible berries are borne in October. Undemanding, dro..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 2-4 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3 - 9Zones 3 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 3 - 9Zones 3 - 9

Vitis 'Swenson Red'
Wine Grape 'Swenson Red'

An exceptionally frost hardy and strong growing cultivar yielding tasty, red-pink fruit. Plentiful and easy to grow.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Medium-sized, round, purple-pink fruit of vinegary-sweet taste with raspberry and strawberry flavour; ripening in th..

Raised by Elmer Swenson, U.S.A.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Solaris'
Wine Grape 'Solaris'

An early ripening, new cultivar of tasty, pale fruit recommended for wine making. Plentiful and easy to grow.   WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Medium-sized fruit, round, yellowish; the flesh is delicate, sweet, of Moscato flavour; ideal for making aromatic, gently-..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9

Vitis 'Rondo'
Wine Grape 'Rondo'

A valuable, plentiful cultivar of various applications. Dark berries of raspberry flavour are suitable for making home wine as well as fresh fruit. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Medium-sized fruit, round, dark blue, of subtle but pleasant taste, suitable for makin..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Reliance'
Wine Grape 'Reliance'

Cultivar of tasty, seedless fruit of strawberry aroma. Recommended for cultivation in Polish gardens also due to its disease resistance and frost hardiness.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Dessert fruit, seedless, round, pink-red, tasty with strawberry aroma; ripen..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Primavera'
Wine Grape 'Primavera'

A new dessert-type cultivar of tasty fruit ripening as early as the end of August. Plentiful and easy to maintain. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Fruit golden-yellow, juicy, tasty and with Moscato aroma. the end of VIII- beginning of IX; suitable as fresh fruit or ..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9

Vitis 'Ontario'
Wine Grape 'Ontario'

An American, strong-growing cultivar yielding tasty fruit, with exceptionally decorative leaves. Easy to cultivate, totally hardy.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Medium-sized fruit, spherical/round, yellow-green, sweet with a strawberry flavour; ripening at the en..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 4 - 9Zones 4 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 4 - 9Zones 4 - 9

Vitis 'Nadieżda Azos'
Wine Grape 'Nadieżda Azos'

Yields tasty, dessert fruit, of unusual oblong shape, very plentiful. Resistant and easy to cultivate.   WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Typical dessert fruit, large, of unusual cone-like shape, sweet and tasty; ripening in IX. Leaves large, dark green, turn golden ..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9

Vitis 'Muscat Bleu'
Wine Grape 'Muscat Bleu'

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Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9

Vitis 'Marechal Foch'
Wine Grape 'Marechal Foch'

Resistant and plentiful cultivar yielding dark purple round fruit, perfect for making home wine.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Fruit round, smallish, dark blue-black, ideal for homemade wine (the juice is a strong dye); ripening at the end of IX. Medium-sized bun..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Lilla'
Wine Grape 'Lilla'

A plentiful and robust cultivar of delicious yellow-green fruit. The yield ripens early, at the beginning of September. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Fruit large, yellow-green and golden-yellow when fully ripe, very tasty. Ripen at the beginning of IX. Medium-size..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Vitis 'Léon Millot'
Wine Grape 'Léon Millot'

Robust, hardy, strong-growing and plentiful cultivar. Its fruit are excellent for making wine.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Fruit small, round, dark blue; ripening in mid-September. Recommended especially for homemade wine. Bunches are small or medium-sized. Lea..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Konkord Rosyjski'
Wine Grape 'Russian Concorde'

A hardy, strong-growing cultivar. Large, deep pink fruit are gathered in small bunches.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Fruit quite large, deep pink, gathered in small bunches; ripening at the end of IX. Leaves large, decorative, dark green, turn beautiful yellow i..

The cultivar was introduced by Mitshurin in 1919.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Iza Zaliwska'
Wine Grape 'Iza Zaliwska'

A cultivar of large, tasty, yellow dessert fruit. Of all Vitis cultivars, they’re the first to ripen in the Polish climate, as early as August.           WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Tasty, sweet, dessert fruit  - round, yellow-green; ripening at the end of VIII ..

Raised from a seedling of unknown origin, found by prof. Zaliwski in Puławy, south-east of Poland.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6 - 9Zones 6 - 9

Vitis 'Isabella'
Wine Grape 'Isabella'

A plentiful cultivar of dark purple sweet fruit ripening in September. Robust and hardy.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Dessert fruit, sweet, large, dark purple with a waxy coating; on ground-grown plants ripening in IX. Small, compact bunches. Leaves large, ornam..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 5 - 9Zones 5 - 9

Vitis 'Arkadia'
Wine Grape 'Arkadia'

An outstanding cultivar yielding large, tasty dessert fruit. The fruit ripens early, at the beginning of September. Plentiful. Grows fast and is disease resistant, however, it may suffer from frosts.  WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Fruit of dessert type, large, obl..

Raised in Odessa Institute by Dmytri Meleshko.
Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
leaves, fruits no 1-2 m sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
sun, 3/4 sun, 1/2 sun 1 6A - 9Zones 6A - 9

Schisandra rubriflora F
Chinese Magnolia Vine, famale

A unique female form recommended for connaisseurs looking for original, outstanding plants. Looks pretty against a house wall. When blooming, it is best admired at a close distance. WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE: Flowers decorative, small, ca. 2.5 cm across, dark r..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers, fruits no 1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8

Schisandra rubriflora
Chinese Magnolia Vine

The most ornamental of all Magnolia Vines with deep red, small (about 2,5 cm in diameter) but quite conspicuous flowers in April-May, borne single on long stalks in leaf axils. Flowers are most often bisexual. Pea-sized, deep red berries gathered in noddi..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
flowers no 1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 6B - 8Zones 6B - 8

Schisandra chinensis, wu-wei-zi
Five Flavour Berry, Chinese Magnolia Vine, Schizandra Berry

A valuable climber grown not only for its ornamental and medicinal properties but also for consumption. Fruits, leaves and bark contain schisandrine (tonifying and strengthening substance), vitamin E and are rich in microelements. Flowers small, creamy-wh..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
edible fruits, leaves no 1 m 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 5A - 8Zones 5A - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 5A - 8Zones 5A - 8

Schisandra chinensis 'Sadova No.1', wu-wei-zi
five flavour berry (magnolia vine, wu-wei-zi) ‘Sadova No.1’

A Ukrainian, autogamous variety abundant in fruit. Its valuable stems are used for decorative, medicinal and nutritional purposes. The fruit, but also to some extent the leaves and the bark contain schisandrine (toning and strengthening substance), Vitami..

Decoration form Evergreen plant Annual growth Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
edible fruits, leaves no 1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 5A - 8Zones 5A - 8
Aspect Density on 1 m2 Frost hardiness
1/2 sun, 1/4 sun, shadow, sun 5A - 8Zones 5A - 8