Lledoner pelut N
Name of vine variety in France
Lledoner pelut
This vine variety is a mutation of Grenache N, particularly focused on villosity.
There are no officially recognized synonyms for thsi variety in France.In Spain, Lledoner pelut N can officially be called by the name "Garnacha Peluda".
In France, Lledoner pelut N if officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties".

This variety is likewise listed in the Catalogue of Spain.
Wine vine variety
Evolution of area under vines in France
1979 1988 1998 2008 2016
ha 212 625 584 534 298
Identification signs include:
- the tip of the young shoot has a heavy coat of flat-lying hairs,
- the young leaves are green,
- adult leaves have a slightly open or closed petiolar sinus with an occasional presence of a teeth of the endge; elongated median lobe; slightly bubbled leaf blade and the underside with a spare to moderate coat of flat-lying hairs,
- slightly elliptical-shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 135 223 239 191 188 258 240 243 239
Allel 2 143 238 243 191 188 258 254 243 249
Bud burst: 8 days after Chasselas. Grape maturity: period III, 4 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
This vine variety shares some of the characteristics and potential of Grenache N. It is sometimes considered to be more vigorous and displays less susceptibility to coulure.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Lledoner pelut N has the same reaction as Grenache N to the principle diseases except with regard to mites for which it is more susceptible.
Technological potential
Grape clusters and berries are moderate size. Lledoner can display potentials similar to Grenache N, but with slightly lesser natural degree.
Clonal selection in France
The 2 approved Lledoner pelut N clones carry the numbers 1055 and 1056.
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.
- Cépages et vignobles de France, tome 2. P. Galet, 1990, Ed. Dehan, Montpellier.
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
1055  Pyrénées-Orientales  CA 66 - ENTAV  medium  medium  medium  
 2000  Roussillon      medium  
         distinctive wines of the vine variety
1056  Pyrénées-Orientales  CA 66 - ENTAV  medium  medium  medium  
 2000  Roussillon      low to medium  
         distinctive wines of the vine variety