BLACK SAGE BENCH
Our most diverse vineyard in this celebrated area is planted to a wide range of grape varieties in many different blocks. The estate includes a Red Barn, snake hibernaculum, four microclimates, and many soil types, as well as rich flora and fauna.
|Planted:||1993 to 2008|
|Location:||East side of Black Sage Road, south of Oliver, comprised of eight individual vineyard blocks (lat. 49.11°, long. 119.54°)|
|Soil:||Light sand, loam, gravel|
|Spacing:||8' x 4', 8' x 3', 7' x 3', 7' x 2'|
|Trellis:||Spur and cane-pruned, vertical shoot positioning|
|Varieties:||Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, Cabernet Franc, and other varieties|