The white grape comes from Romania, Synonyms are Ghihara, Poamă Zosănească, Sghigardă Galbenă, Zghihară, Zghihară Galbenă and Zghihară Verde Bătută. It may be a selection of the variety Galbenă de Odobesti, There are morphological Similarities with the local varieties Berbecel and Cabasma Albâ, The medium to late ripening vine is prone to fake mildew and Botrytis, but resistant to powdery mildew and drought, It produces fresh, acidic white wines with aromas of apples, pears and acacia. These are also for the distillation used. The species is in the range Husi (Moldova) on the border with Moldova grown. In 2010, 87 hectares of vineyards were reported.
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012