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The white grape comes from the island Corsica / France; the name means "green tail". Synonyms are Cadivarta, Cadivarte, Cadiverta, Codivarta, Codivarte Blanc, Codivertola Blanc, Cudivarta, Cudivarte and Cudiverte. The parentage is unknown. The ampelograph Pierre Galet (1921-2019) suspected that she was using the Italian variety Coda di Volpe Bianca is identical. The late ripening vine is resistant to Botrytis, It has been grown on the northern tip of the island at least since the beginning of the 19th century. There she is used only as a blending partner in the wines of Ile de Beauté and Vin de Corse used. In 2010 a cultivated area of two hectares was shown (Kym Anderson ).

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

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