Grape - Vitis 'Edelweiss'

SKU: 231274

Vitis 'Edelweiss'

Edelweiss is a very winter-hardy wine grape variety, pale green in color, derived from crossing the Minnesota 78 and Ontario grapes. It was developed by Elmer Swenson in 1980 in cooperation with the University of Minnesota. Heavy clusters of medium size, slipskin, greenish-white to pale gold fruits that are very sweet with mild Niagara-type flavor. Early picking of the grape is essential for making a wine.   

  • Hardiness Zones : 4-7
  • Sun Exposure : Full Sun
  • Soil Preference : Average to slightly moist - acidic, Loamy, Sandy Soil. well drained. Mulch & high organic content recommended.
  • Recommended soil pH: 5.0 - 6.5
  • Self-pollinating

1 gallon container

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