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grape vines

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Anyone know when is a good time to prune my grape vines back? Also how much should I prune them.

Many thanks.

the waz

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Prune in later winter / very

Prune in later winter / very early spring before the sap starts to run. Prune back to not less than about 6 inches from the main leader. Shorter than that will decrease production. I trim mine between 8 & 10 inches from the main leader.

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