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Cabernet of the Ozarks

Synonym for the grape variety Norton; look there.

The red grape variety comes from the United States, Synonyms include Arkansas, Cynthiana (specifically in the state of Arkansas), Norton's Seedling, Norton's Virginia Seedling, Norton Virginia, Red River, Virginia, Virginia Seddling and Vitis Nortoni. Next Catawba. Concord and Scuppernong counts the hybrid to the historically most important American vines. She was named after the doctor and gardener dr. Daniel Norborne Norton (1794-1842) from Richmond in Virginia named, who discovered it around the year 1820, selected and multiplied. At that time one suspected a cross between species of the species Vitis labrusca x Vitis vinifera, As close to the locality Miller's Burgundy vines (Müllerrebe = Pinot Meunier ), they took for the time being as a parent.

Norton - grape and leaf

A similar vine named Cynthiana did not appear much later until the late 19th century. For a long time, they were considered independent, until it was finally...

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