Category Archives: Trellis Systems

Horizontal Grid Trellis

Horizontal Grid Trellis (Fruit Trees and Grapes) An excerpt from How To Build Orchard and Vineyard Trellises This is one of the largest trellises that can be built with high-tensile wire. It is a series of interconnected one-wire vertical trellises providing maximum sunlight exposure. The entire grid is 6.5 ft above ground for hand-picking several […]

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Planning a Wire Trellis

Planning Your High-Tensile Wire Trellis As with any type of trellis, good high-tensile wire trellises require planning well in advance of construction. Step-by-step consideration of all aspects of your tree or vine support project will minimize errors and result in a neater, straighter, longer-lasting trellis that is compatible with the plantings throughout their life. Remember, […]

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Three-Wire Vertical Trellis

Three-Wire Vertical Trellis (Fruit Trees) Perhaps the most versatile type of high-tensile wire trellis, the 3-wire vertical-or “leaf palmette”-is one of the most common. It is based on American and European vertical trellises which have from two to five wires to support concentrated plantings of fruit trees. Its overall design may appear to be similar […]

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Trellis Systems

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