Common Grape Facts
Almost all Grapes in the world come from cultivars of Vitis vinifera, or Common Grape vine, native to the Mediterranean and Central Asia. Relatively minor amounts of Grapes come from American and Asian species including Vitis labrusca, or Fox Grape, that includes the famous Concord Grape cultivar, Vitis riparia, the wild Riverbank Grape or Frost Grape, native to the Eastern U.S. and up to Quebec, Vitis rotundifolia, or Muscadine, native to the Southeastern United States, and Vitis amurensis, the Amur Grape, the most important Asian species.
Common Grape Farms
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Common Grape Stories
Grieving Couple Begs Parents To Learn CPR After Their 2-Year-Old Chokes On A Grape
Detroit mom Emma Carver was shopping for cheese at the grocery store with two-year-old son Ayyan Umar when she heard the toddler start to make choking noises. Ayyan had discovered grapes in the cart and snuck two of them into his mouth when Carver ... Scary Mommy [ story ]
COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Mueller aims to take Grape Creek to next level
GRAPE CREEK – Head coach Justin Mueller traveled 388 miles to help Grape Creek High School take the next step. Mueller hopes to plant a little White Oak, and maybe some Stephenville, into the Class 3A Division I program north of San Angelo and help ... San Angelo Standard Times [ story ]
Pinot Noir: The Audrey Hepburn of Grapes
Friday, August 18, is Pinot Noir Day, so this weekend should be all about the grape that most deserves its own holiday. When properly produced, there is nothing quite like Pinot Noir -- a silky and elegant elixir. And these days, it is one of the most ... TheStreet.com [ story ]