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Asians Vines

asiatique cépages (F)
asian cultivars (GB)
asiatico vitigni (I)

After the geographical distribution of the Vitis wild species, the vine subgenus Vitis subg. Vitis divided into a European, an Asian and an American group. The Asiatic vines comprise about 30 species, several new species have been described in recent years from China. Major Asian wild vines are Vitis amurensis. Vitis coignetiae and Vitis ficifolia (also Vitis thunbergii). These are mostly in China. Japan and Korea in front. For winemaking, they are less important, but because of their high resistance against the hardest frost to minus 35 ° Celsius for new varieties Interesting. The DNA structure The Asiatic vines consists of 19 pairs of chromosomes (2n = 38), which is why they also work well with all Europeans Vines and American vines are crossable. See also below Vines systematics and Wild vines,

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