The red variety (also Vineland 49-431) is a very complex interspecific new breed between Vineland 370-628 (Lomanto x Seneca ) x Seibel 10-878 ( chelois ). She is not allowed with the variety St. Vincent be confused. They are genes of Vitis aestivalis. Vitis champinii. Vitis cinerea. Vitis labrusca. Vitis lincecumii. Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera contain. The intersection of hybrid took place in 1947 by the breeder OA Bradt in Ontario Canada. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is resistant to frost to minus 26 degrees Celsius, but prone to the real mildew, It produces dark-colored, rather tanninarme red wines with aromas of cherries and plums. The variety is mainly as teinturier (Dye grape) used. In 2010, the US state new York (Finger Lakes) 11 hectares of Rebflächer expelled (Kym Anderson ). It should also be in stock Canada give.
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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