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Title The grapevine : from the science to the practice of growing vines for wine / [Patrick Iland ... [and others]]
Published Campbelltown, S. Aust. : Patrick Iland Wine Promotions, 2011


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 W'PONDS  634.8 Ila/Gft  AVAILABLE
 MELB  634.8 Ila/Gft  UNAVAILABLE C19
Description vi, 310 pages : color illustrations, portrait ; 30 cm
Contents The grapevine -- Grapevine structure and function -- Grapevine growth -- Development of inflorescence primordia -- Bud dormancy -- Flowering and fruitset -- Photosynthesis -- Berry composition -- Molecular biology -- Vines, grapes and wines -- Water, soil and the vine -- Climate and the vine -- Sources and sinks -- The vine and its environment -- Putting it all together
Summary The Grapevine explores the links between the scientific principles and the practice of viticulture. It will be of great interest to anyone involved in viticulture and winemaking as, while it focuses on theory, it also contains practical aspects of growing vines for wine. It covers the basic principles of the molecular, physiological, biochemical and practical aspects of growing vines for wine
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Grapes.
Wine and wine making.
Author Iland, Patrick.
Patrick Iland Wine Promotions.
LC no. 2012358969
ISBN 0958160554 (Trade Cloth)