The white grape variety comes from Spain
, Synonyms are Bobal Blanco, Nave, Plant Rico, Plant X, Ricoville and Tortosí. The parentage is unknown. About possible connections with the red one Bobal
or the white one Alcañón
Nothing is known (synonym Bobal Blanc a
). The variety is in the DO range Valencia
grown. In 2010, 503 hectares were planted (ten years earlier there were 930).
According to 2007 DNA analysis
is the variety Rojal (synonym for alarije
) identical to Tortosí (synonym for Tortosina
). The relationship between Alarije and Tortosina is therefore unclear.