The white grape comes from Moldova, There are over 60 synonyms, suggesting a high age of the vine. Some of them are Alemcak, Boskokvi, Boskokwi, Gordan, Gordan de Dragasani, Gordin de Dealul Mare, Gordin din Dealul Mare, Gordin Galben, Gordin Galbin, Gordin Galbin Zheltyi, Gordin Gyurgunat, Gordin Marunt, Gordinul, Ichel and Krimskii Belyi. The parentage is unknown. The variety was crossing partner in the new breed splendor grape, In 2010, no stock was reported (Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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