A trouble-free table grape for home gardeners! Reliably produces rosy, sugary sweet seedless grapes that are big and plump with tender skin, melting texture and a mild fruity flavor. Pink Reliance is an extremely hardy and disease-resistant grape that doesn't require a lot of spraying like other varieties do. The vines are cold hardy and can even withstand sub-zero temperatures. The grapes ripen in late August, producing 40-50 clusters of grapes per vine. Pink Reliance isn't a slip skin variety. It has excellent vigor and is highly resistant to common grape diseases, including mildews and anthracnose. Grows best in full sun and acidic soil. Zones 4-8.
Fruit:Round, medium-size, firm, seedless, pinkish-red fruit. Pink Reliance is not a slipskin variety.
Form:Fruit, Small Fruit, Grape, Seedless Grape
Flower Form:Small, 5-petaled, held in narrow panicles. Not ornamental. Greenish-white.
Soil Requirements:Acidic Soil
Growth Rate:Fast once established, which takes approximately 4 - 6 weeks
Pruning:During late February or March, proper pruning will help maintain a grapevine's potential of producing a good quality fruit crop, develop good vine structure, increase sunlight exposure into the canopy, promote the development of next year's fruiting wood, and potentially reduce disease and insect pressure.
Foliage:6" deeply lobed and rounded, quite ornamental, dark green foliage.