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The white grape (also Geilweilerhof B 6-18) is an interspecific new breed between Oberlin SP ( Oberlin Noir x Foster's White Seedling, The name derives from a star of the constellation Gemini. They are genes of Vitis riparia and Vitis vinifera contain. By the way, with the same parents is also the new breed Castor emerged. The intersection of hybrid took place in 1944 by Dr. med. Bernhard Husfeld (1900-1970) at the vine breeding establishment Geilweilerhof in Siebeldingen (Pfalz). The variety protection was granted in 1982. The vine is resistant to fungal diseases, It produces a green-yellow, extract-rich wine with strawberry flavor or Foxton, In 2010, no stock was reported (Kym Anderson ).

Pollux - grape and leaf

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