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erlenbacher

Synonymous (also Black Erlenbacher) for the grape variety argant; look there.

The origin of the red grape variety is unknown. The name is derived from the leaf shape, which resembles the foot of a goose. Synonyms are Argan, Argant, Blauer Gänsfüsser, Bockshorn, Buchser, Erlenbacher, Espagnol, Gänsefüßler, Gänsfüßler, Gros Margillien, Großrote, Margillien and Spitzblättrige Garidelitraube. According to a naturally no longer verifiable hypothesis by the agronomist Lambert J. von Babo (1790-1862) the goosefoot is said to be from Columella (1st century AD) mentioned ancient grape variety Biturica be identical. According to DNA analysis the blue goosefoot is the father variety of the old Styrian Zimmettraube as well as...

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