Bloom begins in eastern Washington

Bloom has begun in the Columbia Valley. Sagemoor Vineyards reports seeing bloom in Chardonnay at its Wienbau Vineyard on the Wahluke Slope today, May 17th. Bloom took place on this same date in 2020. 

Here's a look at recent bloom dates for this vineyard and variety:

2021: May 17
2020: May 17
2019: May 24
2018: May 17
2017: May 27
2016: May 5
2015: May 14

Image courtesy of Sagemoor Vineyards.

Sean P. Sullivan

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