Winegrowers Supplies  -  Grafted Vines, for delivery to you in March/April 2021

In the past 36 years I've imported more than 1,240,000 of the finest quality grafted vines from the best nurseries in Germany, France and Slovenia.
Special clones where available and rootstocks (all resistant to Phylloxera) appropriate to the vine variety, your training system and soil structure / alkalinity.
Vines have double-waxed tops and roots pruned ready for planting.
Comprehensive advice is given free of charge.

You may be able to find vines a little cheaper from another supplier, but quality is much more important than saving a few pence. I've always purchased from the most reputable nurseries.

I can supply vines only in bundles of 25 of a variety, each having its own EC Plant Passport.
Regulations say the EC Plant Passports must be kept for at least 12 months. This is how they are packed in France and Germany:-


Prices (for the total of all varieties ordered):-

     25 - 50      £2.75 per vine
    75 - 275      £2.40
   300 - 475       £2.15
   500 - 975       Euro 2.15
  1000 - 1975    Euro 1.95
  2000 - 3975    Euro 1.85
  4000 or more - please e-mail for a quote.

  for 4000+ vines I can arrange planting by a GPS-guided planting machine, please ask for the price.

Vines are 'food plants' so VAT zero rated, but standard rate VAT is chargeable on the price of planting.

Where Euro prices are shown, invoices can be paid in Euros or in £ Sterling converted from Euros at the exchange rate obtained when I transfer money.

Any tariff imposed on imports from EU as a result of 'Brexit' will need to be added to the price.

Packing and Delivery: to your address, within UK:-
    25 - 275 vines £19.50, 300 - 1975 vines £33.00, 2000+ vines no charge.
    for most other countries there is a small additional charge.

Payment: I invoice from December, for payment by end of January, before I import the vines.
    Please confirm your order as early as possible, since demand for some varieties often exceeds the supply.
     Late orders may be possible, even in May, although by then some varieties will be 'sold out'.

To place an order:  please send an e-mail to listing the vines you wish to buy, with your address for delivery. I will then e-mail you a confirmation.

Varieties available: are shown on the list below, please click on the name for detailed information about the variety.

High-graft vines: (High-stem, Hochstamm, Haute Tigues, the main stock is around 80 cms, with the graft near the top) often I can supply these but the price is 2.20 Euros more per vine.
Or there are Half-stem (Halbstamm, main stock around 65 cms) @ 2.00 Euros more per vine.
The only real advantage is when in-filling in an established vineyard. These vines need to be clipped to a trellis wire immediately after planting.

Organic vine-growing: I have never found a nursery who supplies vines certified as 'organic'; however, since it takes more than 2 years to produce a crop the Soil Association's 'conversion period' is complete before there is a crop. You should ask the Soil Association about this, they will give you full information on their requirements and what chemicals you can use. I've supplied vines to many customers who've registered with the Soil Association.

  'Red grape' Varieties (clones) / rootstocks:-

 Pinot Noir (777, 828 etc + special selections, also German clones Gm 1-47, Fr 13L, Fr 1801, Mariafeld 242, M2 / SO4, Gravesac, 3309 (and High-graft)
 Regent (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Rondo (Piwi/disease-resistant) (Gm 39) / SO4 (and High-graft)

 Accent (Piwi/disease-resistant) /
 Acolon (We 725) / SO4
 Bolero (Piwi/disease-resistant) /
 Cabernet Cortis (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4
 Dakapo / SO4, 125AA
 Divico (Piwi/disease-resistant) / 3309, 5C, 5BB - a new variety bred in Switzerland, recommended by NIAB with experience from their trials.
 Dornfelder (We 700) / SO4, 125AA, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Frühburgunder (known in UK as Pinot Noir Precoce) (Gm 4, Gm 6) / SO4, 125AA
 Monarch (Piwi/disease-resistant) /
 Pinot Meunier (977) / SO4
 Prior (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4

    and, later ripening, for greenhouses/polytunnels:-
 Cabernet Cubin (We 675) / SO4
 Cabernet Dorio / 125AA
 Cabernet Dorsa / SO4
 Cabernet Franc (214, 327) / SO4, Fercal, 5BB
 Cabernet Jura (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4
 Cabernet Mitos (We 650) / SO4
 Cabernet Noir (Piwi/disease-resistant) / 5BB - there is a very large Breeder's Licence fee on these, 55p extra per vine
 Cabernet Sauvignon (169) / SO4, Fercal, Binova, 125AA (and High-graft)
 Carmenere (ISV-V-5) / 5BB
 Gamay /
 Grenache (326) / Richter 110
 Lagrein (Lb 511) / SO4 etc
 Merlot (181, 343) / SO4, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Muskat Bleu / SO4
 Portugieser (Bu 29) / SO4, Binova, 5BB (and High-graft)
 St. Laurent (Gu 10) / 5BB
 Syrah (470) / S04
 Tempranillo / SO4 (High-graft only)

  'White grape' Varieties / Rootstocks:-

 Bacchus (Gf 1) / SO4, 125AA (and High-graft)
 Chardonnay (76, 95, 96, 548; also D 258, Fr 150, Gm 50 etc) / SO4, Fercal, 3309, Gravesac, 41B, 101-14, Paulsen
 Faberrebe (Az 22-60) / 5BB
 Kernling / SO4 or 125AA
 Orion (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4
 Phoenix (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4, 5BB
 Pinot Gris (KT1, SMA505, 52, 457; also Gm 1-32, Gm 1-33, etc) / SO4, Binova, 3309, 125AA (and High-graft)
 Saphira (Piwi/disease-resistant) /
 Seyval Blanc (Piwi/disease-resistant) / 5BB or SO4
 Solaris (Piwi/disease-resistant) (Fr 360) / SO4 (and High-graft)

 Auxerrois (Gm 20, 56 + special selections) / SO4, 3309, 420A
 Bronner (Piwi/disease-resistant) / 5BB
 Findling /
 Freisamer /
 Huxelrebe / SO4 or 125AA
 Johanniter (Fr 340) (Piwi/disease-resistant) / 125AA
 Madeleine Angevine / - none available, sorry
 Muscaris (Piwi/disease-resistant) (Fr 400) / SO4
 Ortega (Wü 25, Wü 30) / SO4
 Pinot Blanc (81N, 54 + special selection) / SO4, Binova, Fercal, 125AA, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Reichensteiner / 420A - very few are grafted now
 Schönburger (Gm 1) / SO4
 Siegerrebe (48) / SO4
 Souvignier Gris (Piwi/disease-resistant) (Fr 420) / SO4
 Villaris (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4

 Cabernet Blanc (Piwi/disease-resistant) / SO4 - there is a very large Breeder's Licence fee on these, 55p extra per vine !
 Chasselas Blanc (Gutedel) or Chasselas Rose / SO4
 Chenin Blanc (220) / SO4
 Divona (Piwi/disease-resistant) / - a new variety bred in Switzerland, still in the trials stage so none available commercially yet, sorry.
 Gewürztraminer (47, 1077, 1079 + special selections) / SO4, 3309, 161-49, Fercal, Gravesac
 Glera (Prosecco) (ISV-Esav 19) / 5BB
 Gruner Veltliner (A 1-2) / 5BB (and High-graft)
 Helios / SO4
 Hibernal (Piwi/disease-resistant) (Gm 4) / SO4, Binova, 5C, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Kerner (We 1) / SO4, Binova, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Merzling (Piwi/disease-resistant) / Gravesac
 Morio Muskat (15) / Binova, 5BB
 Müller-Thurgau (Schaffer 5) / SO4, Binova, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Muscabona / SO4
 Muscat a petit grains (Muscat bianco) / SO4, 3309
 Muscat Ottonel (various clones + special selection) / SO4, 5BB
 Muskateller Yellow (B 8-1, Fr 90, Fr 92 / 125AA, 5BB (and High-graft)
 Perle von Zala / SO4
 Riesling (many different clones + special selections (and High-graft)
       Gm 198-2, Gm 198-16, Gm 239-17, Gm 239-34, BKS 68, Trier 356, Schlo 40, DN 500, W21) / SO4 and other rootstocks
 Sauvignon Blanc (early clone 530; 242, 376) / SO4, Fercal (and High-graft)
 Scheurebe (JF 22) / SO4 (and High-graft)
 Semillon (909) / SO4
 Sirius (Piwi/disease-resistant) / - none available, sorry
 Silvaner (95, We 88) / Binova, SO4 (and High-graft)
 Ugni Blanc (Trebbiano) (TEA31) / SO4, 5BB
 Viognier (642) / SO4 (and High-graft)

  'Eating grape' Varieties (for greenhouses/polytunnels):-

 Himrod (white seedless) / SO4 - 25p extra per vine
 Lakemont (white seedless) / SO4
 Sulima (white seedless) / - 25p extra per vine
 Suffolk Red (red seedless) / Binova

 Black Hamburg (Trollinger) /
 Muskat Hamburg /
 Erdbeertraube (strawberry grape) /