Vitis girdiana

Desert Wild Grape

Plant family: Vitaceae - Grape


Plant type: Vine

Plant origin: N/A, California

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Flower Color Pale Yellow
Blooming Season Spring, Summer
Height 25-40 feet
Spread Over 40 feet
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Coastal Sage Scrub, Riparian

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Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam

Special Characteristic

Autumn Foliage, Edible , Exceptional Fragrance, Hedges and Screens, Important to Native People, Vines/Espaliers

Plant Highlights

Desert Wild Grape is a slow, climbing vine that is found is Desert Highlands and drier regions of Southern California. The pale yellow flowers set to grren, then dark blue berries in the fall. The leaves are fuzzy underneath and resemble a heart in shape, with cerrated edges to the pointy tip. The leaves turn to a dark red in the fall, bringing birds along with to feed on the berries before the onset of winter. It prefers full sun and is drought and frost resistant.

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