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Eger 2

The white grape variety comes from Hungary, She was bred by the two breeders József Csizmazia and Laszlo Bereznai selected. They are genes from Vitis berlandieri. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. For a long time the hybrid as open withered Seedling of the variety Villard Blanc (Seyve-Villard 12-375). But that would have one selfing (Self-fertilization) or paternity of another variety. Through 2016 DNA analysis it turned out that there was no selfing and Eger 2 is genetically identical to Villard Blanc. Under the name Eger 2, she was a crossing partner in the new varieties Aletta. Aromera. Aron. Augusta (3) Bianca. Boris Ervin Esther. Fanny. Lakhegyi Mézes. Lidi. Nero. Terez and Zala Gyöngye,

Villard Blanc - grape and leaf

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