Aledo B
Name of vine variety in France
This table grape variety originally comes from Spain.
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in the other countries of the European Union, for this variety.
In France, Aledo is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list. This variety is also listed in the catalogues of other Member States of the European Union: Portugal and Spain.
Table grape variety.
Evolution of area under vines in France
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The identification is based on:
- the tip of young shoot with a low density of prostate hairs,
- the green young leaves,
- the circular adult leaves, with three or five lobes, shallow lateral sinuses, a closed V-shaped petiole sinus, short teeth with straight sides, no anthocynanin pigmentation of veins, a finely blistered and slightly twisted leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, no erect and prostate hairs,
- the ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 131 229 239 178 188 244 238 243 271
Allel 2 141 238 243 186 192 252 254 247 271
Bud burst: 7 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: very late season, 6 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Aledo has an average vigor and a semi-erect bearing. This variety is susceptible to millerandage, must be trained and can be managed with short or long pruning.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Aledo is not very susceptible to grey rot.
Technological potential
Aledo's bunches are moderately compact and medium in size. The berries are large, simple flavored with a thick skins and a not very juicy pulp. Aledo's grapes conserve well on the vine trunk and have a good transport capacity.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Aledo clone carries the number 6008.
Bibliographic references
- Catalogue des variétés et clones de vigne cultivés en France. Collectif, 2007, Ed. IFV, Le Grau-du-Roi, France.
- Documentary collections of the Centre de Ressources Biologiques de la Vigne de Vassal-Montpellier, INRAE - Montpellier SupAgro, Marseillan, France.
- Dictionnaire encyclopédique des cépages et de leurs synonymes. P. Galet, 2015, Ed. Libre&Solidaire, France.
Description of clones approved in France
Identity and availability Agronomic data Technical data
Clone number Origin Selection Fertility Production level Sugar content Potential color
Year approved Agronomic references Weight of grape clusters Vigor Total acidity Tannic structure
Growing surface area Size of berries Sensitivity to Botrytis Aromatic intensity Oenological aptitudes
6008  Espagne  IFV  medium  medium  medium  
 2006  Languedoc  medium    medium