The red grape variety comes from Croatia, Synonyms are Bej Karassa, Krapljenica, Kuc Lasina, Kutlarica, Lasin, Lasina Crna, Lasina Noir, Lassina, Lassyna, Sljiva, Vlasina, Vlaski Crljenak, Zlaorina, Zlarina, Zlarinka and Zlarinstina. The parentage is unknown. According to in 2012 DNA analysis she was a parent of the Croatian Ruzevina variety, which was probably created by natural crossing debit ). The late-ripening vine is moderately resistant to fungal diseases, The variety is grown in the north of Dalmatia between Split and Zadar, where it is mainly used as a blending partner. It is also as table grape suitable. In 2010, 14 hectares of vineyards were shown (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Win Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012