The white grape is an interspecific new breed between Thompson Seedless ( Sultana x Ontario What happened in 2008 DNA analysis was confirmed. Synonyms are Himrod Seedless, Hymrod and New York 15310. They are genes of Vitis labrusca and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of the named after a city hybrid took place in 1928 at the vine breeding institute of Cornell University in Geneva, New York by AB Stout. With the same parents is also the new breed Romulus emerged. Himrod was crossing partner in the new breed Canadice, The very early ripening vine is resistant to frost and both mildews, It is mainly called table grape but also used for white wines. In 2010, half a hectare of vineyards in the US state Pennsylvania expelled (Kym Anderson Kym ).
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)