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Building a wooden trellis system....summer of 2008




Finished Trellis system turned out great, time for some growing...

2009 -- Off to a bad start.

A few pix from July 2009


September 2009....some growth. 

Waiting for the TyTy replacements in fall


August 2010


The new plants need to be cut back and trained





April 2011


Off to a good start this year.....ground cover in full bloom.


Two of the vines didn't make the winter and were replaced


Grapes already!  Looks like we may have some fruit this year.