The red variety is an interspecific new breed between Merlot x champion ( Concord x Hartford ). Synonyms are Plameni and Plamenai. They are genes of Vitis labrusca and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place in 1967 in Moldova by the breeder Nicolae I. Guzun. It is used as a wine grape. In 2010, however, no stocks were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)