The red variety comes from France, Synonyms are Marselskij Chernyj Rannij, Marsilsko Ranozreino, Muscat de Marseille, Muscat Noir Hatif de Marseille, Muscat Noir Hatif Marsella, Muscat Noir Précoce, Noir Précoce de Marseille, Sladki Marseljatz and Slatki Marselac. Due to the synonyms she is not allowed to use the variety Abouriou (Noir Hatif). She was found by the breeder Antoine Besson (?) And selected. According to done in 2013 DNA analysis it is a presumably natural cross between Muscat Rouge de Madère x Pinot, However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under molecular Genetics ). The early ripening vine brings along a red wine nutmeg, She is also called table grape used. In 2010, however, no stocks were reported (Kym Anderson ).
Images: Ursula Brühl, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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