Grape plants need as much growth as possible the first year, before cold weather sets in. Early spring is the best season to plant grapes, giving them the maximum time possible to establish themselves.
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Jack Burton started writing professionally in 1980. He has written for "Word from Jerusalem," "ICEJ Daily News" and Tagalong Garden News. Burton managed radio stations, TV studios and newspapers, and was the chief fundraiser for Taltree Arboretum. He has a Bachelor of Science in broadcasting from John Brown University, and retired from the Navy Reserve in 1999.