The white grape variety comes from the former Yugoslavia, possibly. out Croatia, Synonyms are Belan, Čarapar, Debit Bijeli, Debit Puljižanac, Puljižanac, Puljižanac Mali, Puljižanac Veliki, Ruzevina (second main name) and Ruzevina Bijela. The name means "debt payer" and indicates the high earnings out. It must not be synonymous with the numerous Italian varieties Pagadebit or debit like for example roller blind are confused, but there are genetic differences. According to in 2013 DNA analysis is a presumably natural cross between Bombino Bianco x Lasina, However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). The late ripening, very productive vine is prone to the wrong mildew, It produces full-bodied and alcohol-rich white wines with aromas of green fruits. The variety is widespread across Dalmatia in the continental and coastal areas. It is mainly used as a waste. The acreage in 2010 in Croatia was 403 hectares (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012