The St. Croix Grape (Vitis x 'St. Croix') is a grape variety that deserves to be celebrated. This astounding and stunning hybrid is a great choice for homemade wine, jelly, and juice. They also make a lovely snack that kids cannot get enough of. No matter how you choose to use your St. Croix Grapes, you'll be happy to have these deeply hued beauties in your garden.
When it comes to St. Croix Grapes, it's impossible to not talk about how bold, flavorful, and deep its wines are. If you're looking to make your own homemade wine, this variety has your name all over it. Not a fan of wine? You will still want to use your St. Croix Grapes to make some--your friends, family, and neighbors will love it (and it makes a great gift).
What does St. Croix wine taste like? Most compare it to a medium to full bodied burgundy with hints of currants and other fruits. This wine pairs perfectly with dark chocolate since it offers a dry, rich red wine sip.
While St. Croix Grapes are known for the great wine they produce, they are also fantastic as a table grape, made into preserves, or even used as a robust juice.
The St. Croix Grape is also one of the most striking grapes you will find. With near-black skins and large clusters of large grapes, these berries are as photogenic as they are delicious. And if you want to show off your grapes, be sure to train yours around an arching trellis or arbor. They also make a magical display when used on pergolas
Well, unlike many other varieties, northern home growers can also enjoy the beauty and brilliant wine St. Croix Grapes produce. This cultivar is amazingly cold hardy, thriving in some of the coldest zones in the U.S. They can withstand temperatures as low as -20F to -30F without damage.
Prepare your wine glasses and your tastebuds. The St. Croix Grape is about to rock your world. Order yours now and prepare a toast!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Botanical Name||Vitis x 'St. Croix'|
|Mature Height||15 - 20 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|Flower Color||Green, White|
|When To Prune||Late Winter|