Merlot FPS 26.1 Certified/Grafted – 101-14


130 in stock


Grafted Certified Clone FPS 26.1 on the 101-14 rootstock. This grafted combination increases performance on shallow fertile soils. Top performer selected for warm climate production. Produces large clusters of 21mm berries.  Juice is of premium quality. A proven source for deep, rich, red table wines. Notes of blackberries, baked cherries, chocolate, cassis, and a lilting floral bouquet. Pairs well with sirloin, grilled pork, or chocolate deserts.

Color: Black
Primary Use: Wine
USDA Winter Hardiness: Zone 7
Harvest Season: Late Season
Growth Habit: Upright
Vigor: Moderate
Sugg. Distance Between Vines: 4 – 6 ft.

Disease Issues
Black Rot: Moderately susceptible or sensitive
Downy Mildew: Highly susceptible or sensitive
Powdery Mildew: Highly susceptible or sensitive
Botrytis: Highly susceptible or sensitive

Additional information

Weight 1.6 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 6 in

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