Grafted Potted Vine
- Grafted and planted in the same year
- Rootstock and scion hot water treated at 50C for 30 minutes and 30 minutes respectively, prior to grafting
- Omega grafted
- Grown in a controlled environment in the automated glasshouse
- Trueness to type checked
- Planted into biodegradable poly coated board 50x50x228mm
August- Vines are grafted and callused
Late August- Vines are waxed and planted into white biodegradable pots and placed in the glasshouse
September- October- Growth of the vines is forced in the ideal growing conditions of the glasshouse
October-November- Vines are hardened off in the shadehouse
Early November-early December- ready for delivery
Grafted and supplied in the same season.
Delivery later in the season (late November)
Less flexibility with transport
Less robust compared with a dormant vine, therefore requires more management inputs.