Muscadine Grapes

Muscadine grapes
Muscadines are the only grapes that will grow in Wakulla County. A variety of bacteria in the hot, humid environment kills all but the native grape species.

Les Harrison is the UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Director

Growing up in a rural area like Wakulla gives kids the opportunity to explore nature and learn its many benefits. Wild grapes may be one of the sweetest benefits of living in the county!

Muscadine grapes are a local delicacy enjoyed during the summer. Longtime residents may remember making jams or jellies from these delicious grapes, but eating them right off the vine is a delicious treat to beat the heat! Read the full article here!


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Posted: July 29, 2015

Category: Fruits & Vegetables, Home Landscapes
Tags: Community, Environment, Florida, Food, Food And Nutrition, Fruit, General Information, Grape, Grow, Growing, Les Harrison, Muscadine, Native, Natural Resources, Plants, Sweet, Trees, UF/IFAS, Wakulla, Wakulla CED, Wakulla County, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension, Wild, Wild Grape

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