The white grape comes from Crete - Greece, Synonyms are Abidano, Abidiano, Abudiano, Avidiano and Bidiano. According to 2009 were made DNA analysis It is closely related to the varieties also found on the island Thrapsathiri and vilana, The early to middle-ripening vine is moderately resistant to fake but prone to genuine mildew, It produces alcoholic white wines with fresh acidity and lime, apricot and tropical fruit aromas. The nearly extinct variety has been reactivated by some producers through new plantings. In 2010, however, no stock was recorded (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012