The red grape variety (also Rogers 44) is an interspecific new breed between Carter (Isabella seedling) x Black Hamburg ( Schiava Grossa ). They are genes from Vitis labrusca and Vitis vinifera contain. The crossing of the hybrid was done in 1865 by the US breeder ES Rogers in Salem / Massachusetts, By the way, the same parent is also the variety Barry emerged. Herbert was a crossing partner of the new varieties Buffalo and Pontiac; on open withered Is seedling President, The hardy Vine is grown in the US state new York and in Canada as table grape grown. No stocks were shown in 2010 (Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)