The red variety is an interspecific new breed between Jaeger 43 x Rupestris. They are genes of Vitis lincecumii and Vitis rupestris contain. The intersection of hybrid took place by the breeder Hermann Hunter (1844-1895) in Missouri, who named her Jaeger 70 and later after his friend Thomas Volney Munson (1843-1913) named. It is a pure female grape, It has a high resistance to the phylloxera (nevertheless, one is finishing necessary). From the French breeder Albert Seibel (1844-1936) the vine was used for many of his French hybrids. In the US, she is mainly as table grape used. Under the name Jaeger 70 she became a crossing partner for the new breeds Couderc Noir. Flot Rouge. Roi of Noir. rosette. Rougeon. Salvador Noire and vivarais used.
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)