The red variety comes from Croatia
, Synonyms are Darnekusa, Darnekusa Mala, Darnekusa Vela and Dernakusa. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is prone to both mildews
, It is grown in small quantities exclusively on the island of Hvar, near the Dalmatian coast near Split, and it also produces varietal wines.
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012