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Can I grow a vine

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By Ksmerd

Dorset, United Kingdom Gb

In my roof garden I have an internal corner between two high walls facing on a south/east axis with space for a 15 inch sg. pot or planter. Could I grow a vine here? I read somewhere that only wine making grapes grow here, not the type you take to hospital. I can't send a photo as I've upset Bill Gates's magic box somehow. ksmerd




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Vine really needs to be in the ground to achieve its full potential, particularly in terms of fruiting. If you want to give it a shot (and I'm not recommending it) you will need a container that is a minimum of 2 feet deep, and preferably more.

30 Jul, 2009

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