Sunday, July 31, 2011

Mid Summer Light in Mid Esopus


The vines are in a constant battle for sunlight with the surrounding forest.
42/109 have reached the top wires. 

Monday, July 11, 2011

Riesling Vines on Wires

This is the sun sweetspot.  The vines have grown faster in these two rows than all others.


Bob McCrindle built a cool trellis doorway out of cedar at the bottom of the hill.  Over time, we will cover the trellis in flowering vines.

View from Floyd Ackert Road, showing the full hillside.