A very old variety with an historic pedigree Black Hamburgh is also known as Frankenthaler on the continent. Easy to grow, producing indoors impressive crops of large deep purple sweetwater style grapes. Can be grown outdoors and produce a harvest if given a warm wall
Choose Dornfelder variety and you will not only be able to enjoy the good crops of very edible red grapes but also make wine, and in autumn it will display pure crimson leaves. What more could anyone ask?
Muscat Bleu is a good reliable outdoor variety producing large bunches of blue black grapes, attractive ruby red flesh with distinctive rich Muscat flavour. A real joy to pick from late September onwards. Has good disease resistance to mildew and other diseases of grapevines
Phoenix has good disease and pest resistance and can be grown successfully inside or outdoors when produces equally good crops of either a fine flavoured large sized table grape if eaten from the vine early in the season during September or left to October when they produce golden yellow grapes with a superb Muscat flavour and ideal for wine making.