The white grape variety is an interspecific cross between Taylor x Martha (however, paternity is not guaranteed). Synonyms are Rommel's N. 1 and Taylor's Seedling N. 1. It must not match the variety Noah be confused with whom she shares Taylor's parent. They are genes from Vitis labrusca. Vitis riparia and Vitis vinifera contain. The hybrid was built in around 1860 Missouri selected by Jakob Rommel. She was a crossing partner in the new breeding Ventura, The medium-ripening, very productive vine is resistant to wintry ones frost and wrong mildew but prone to Botrytis, By their good phylloxera resistance it is often called direct carrier (unrefined) cultivated. It produces acidic white wines with distinctive Foxton,
There are stocks in the United States in the two states new York and Pennsylvania (a total of 255 ha) and in Canada (8 ha). In Austria (Burgenland) is one of the varieties for the local specialty Uhudler (no registration). In the vine museum by Franz Leth (Rock in Lower Austria) there are also a few vines. In 2010, a total of 263 hectares of vineyards were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)