The white grape variety is a complex new breed between Vandal 63 (Prince of Wales x Riparia) x Vandal 163 ( Aurore x Chancellor ). Synonyms are Cliche, Cliche 84-14, Cliche Blanc, Vandal 84-14, Vandal Blanc and Vandal Cliche. They are genes of Vitis aestivalis. Vitis cinerea. Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis riparia. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid was made in 1946 by the breeder Joseph O. Vandal (1907-1994) at Laval University in Quebec in Canada, The early to mid-seasoning vine is extremely resistant to frost to minus 35 degrees Celsius, but prone to wrong mildew and anthracnose, It produces bright white wines with citrus flavors and a Foxton, The species is grown in the Quebec area of Canada. In 2010, however, no stocks were reported (Kym Anderson ).
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images : Ursula Brühl, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI), Federal Research Center for Cultivated Plants,
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