Attiki N
Name of vine variety in France
This variety was obtained by Vassilis Mikos (Greece) by crossbreeding Alphonse Lavallée N and Black Monukka N.
No synonym is officially recognized in France for this variety.In Austria, Attiki N can officially be called "Attica".
In France, Attiki N is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties".This variety is likewise listed in the Catalogue of Austria.
Table grape variety
Evolution of area under vines in France
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Identification signs include:
- the tip of the young shoot has a moderate coat of flat-lying hairs,
- the young leaves are green with bronze or reddish patches,
- adult leaves are orbicular or pentagonal shaped, whole or 3-lobed with a V-shaped petiolar sinus at base, slightly open or closed, moderate teeth with straight sides or one side concave and the other convex; moderate anthocyanin pigmentation of veins, moderately bubbled leaf blade, wavy near the petiolar point and the underside with an absence or sparse coat of upright and flat-lying hairs, 
-berries have an ovoid trunk shape with a slightly depressed navel.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 133 236 253 182 188 252 248 243 255
Allel 2 149 238 255 191 204 258 254 243 271
Bud burst: 8 days before Chasselas. Grape maturity: period I, 1 to 1 and 1/2 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Attiki N has strong vigor and has semi upright to horizontal growth. It must be trained and long pruned.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Attiki N is not very sensitive to grey rot.
Technological potential
Attiki N grape clusters are large, not very compact and the berries are moderate in size. the skin is of moderate thickness and the pulp is firm. Attiki N berries are generally seedless. When tehre are seeds, they are soft and not very noticeable. this variety has a simple flavor but has interesting taste qualities.
Clonal selection in France
There are no approved clones for this variety at the present time.
Bibliographic references
- Catalogue des variétés et clones de vigne cultivés en France. Collectif, 2007, Ed. IFV, Le Grau-du-Roi.
- Documentation interne du Domaine de Vassal. 1949-2011, INRA, Marseillan-plage.