The red grape variety (also Seibel 5898) is a complex interspecific new breeding between Jaeger 70 ( Munson ) x Seibel 3015 (Bayard x Afus Ali ). They are genes of Vitis aestivalis. Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place by the French breeder Albert Seibel (1844-1936). The late-ripening vine is resistant to falsification mildew, It produces bright red wines, which serve primarily as Verschnittpartner. The variety is in the US states Indiana. Iowa. Missouri. new York and Pennsylvania cultured. In 2010 were in the United States 42 hectares of vineyards (Kym Anderson ).
Pictures: Ursula Bruehl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)