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Recommended  Wine  Grape  Varieties  for  Maryland

VARIETIES
Red Vinifera1
Barbera 
Cabernet Franc 
Cabernet Sauvignon 
Lemberger 
Merlot 
Petit Verdot 
Sangiovese 
Red Hybrid
Chambourcin 
Norton 
White Vinifera
 Albarino
Chardonnay 
Pinot Blanc 
Pinot Gris/Grigio 
Viognier 
Sauvignon Blanc 
Petite Manseng 
White Hybrid
Cayuga 
Chardonel 
Seyval Blanc 
Traminette 
Vidal Blanc 
Vignoles 
VARIETIES
Red Vinifera1
 Barbera
 Cabernet Franc
 Cabernet Sauvignon
 Lemberger
 Merlot
 Petit Verdot
 Sangiovese
Red Hybrid
 Chambourcin
 Norton
White Vinifera
 Albarino
 Chardonnay
 Pinot Blanc
 Pinot Gris/Grigio
 Viognier
 Sauvignon Blanc
 Petite Manseng
White Hybrid
 Cayuga
 Chardonel
 Seyval Blanc
 Traminette
 Vidal Blanc
 Vignoles
NOTES:    1 Maryland Zones: The Route 95 corridor seperates the East/West zones
  2 Winter Hardiness: Read more at the US National Aboretum web site here
  3Trellis: VSP=vertical shoot position - TWC=top wire cordon
  4 Diseases: Varieties are rated by susceptibility to each disease
  5 Vigor: L=low - M=medium - V=vigorous
  6 MD Grower Rating: 1=poor - 4=highly recommemded