confusing homonym (also Geisdutte, Gaisdutte) for many different grape varieties with different berry colors. The name indicates very large berries or grapes. There are the names goat whore ( Marocain Noir and Maroc Gros ), Red billy-goat, violet-blue billy-goat ( Coarnă Rosie ), Fake goat ( Blue Augster ) and white goat ( Pukhliakovsky and Tigvoasa ). Other common homonyms / synonyms of these varieties are Black Morocco and damascene,
in the VIVC catalog an independent cultivar Weißen Geisdutte (see in the picture) is managed with 65 synonyms; some of them are Assyrian White, Barbaron, Beli Zezek, False Geißutte, Kozjak Beli, Ordinary Geisdutte, Portuguese Meat Grape, Squeeze, Raisin d'Afrique, Late White Geißutte, White Moroccan, White Turkish Zibebe and White Portuguese. The parentage is unknown. It is about a table grape, In the vine museum of the winery Leth Franz (Fels am Wagram, Lower Austria) there are a few sticks of a kind of billy goat. It is not known which variety it is.
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)