The red variety (also SV 5247) is an interspecific new breed between Seibel 5656 x Seibel 4986 ( Rayon d'Or ). They are genes of Vitis lincecumii. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. By the way, with the same parents is also the much more successful white one Seyval blanc emerged. The intersection of hybrid took place at the Rebtuchtbetrieb Seyve Villard in Saint-Vallier in the department of Isère (Rhône Valley) in France, Against frost moderately resistant vine is prone to genuine mildew, A small acreage should be there in Canada give. In 2010, however, no stock was reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012