Vitis x 'Frontenac Gris'

Frontenac Gris Hardy Grape

Categories: Small Fruits

Like Frontenac, Frontenac gris has excellent cold hardiness and disease resistance, together with very good productivity and wine quality.

More About Vitis x 'Frontenac Gris'

  • A white form of 'Frontenac'.
  • Hardy to -30°F

A coppery-peach colored grape with the aroma of peach and apricot. This muscat-like grape is desirable for white wine making, fresh eating and desserts. Excellent disease resistance. A University of MN introduction.


10-20 Ft


2-10 Ft

Hardiness Zone:


Vitis x 'Frontenac Gris' Characteristics


  • Climbing
  • Container

Critter Resistance

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Early season
  • Mid season

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for jams/jellies/juices
  • heavy bearer
  • medium size
  • Self-Pollinating/Self-Fruitful
  • good for eating