Nebbiolo N
Name of vine variety in France
Nebbiolo
Origin
This variety is originally from Northern Italy (Piedmont).
Synonymy
Regulations
Use
Wine vine variety.
Evolution of area under vines in France
1958 1968 2008 2016
ha 0.5 0.5 1 2.7
Description
Identification signs include:
- the tips of the young shoot have a moderate to dense coat of flat-lying hairs,
- young leaves are green,
- adult leaves are small wedge-shaped, 3 or 5-lobed with an open U-shaped petiole sinus; small teeth with convex sides; absence or slight anthocyanin coloration of veins, flat leaf blade, slightly bubbled, and the underside with a sparse to moderate coat of flat-lying and upright hairs,
- round-shaped or slight elliptical shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 153 229 247 182 194 244 238 235 239
Allel 2 153 234 249 186 200 252 240 267 261
Phenology
Bud burst: 6 days before Chasselas.
Grape maturity: period II, 2 and 1/2 to 3 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Nebbiolo N is a variety with very thin shoots and elongated internodes and numerous secondary vine shoots. This variety must be managed and long pruned with careful and proper height training.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Nebbiolo N is slightly sensitive to powdery mildew and grey rot.
Technological potential
Nebbiolo N grape clusters and berries are small to moderate size. This variety, under good conditions, can produce very high quality wine, relatively acidic, very tannic, moderately colorful with ageing capacity.
Clonal selection in France
There are no approved clones for this vine variety at the present time.
Bibliographic references
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
1190  Hérault  IFV - INRA        
 2014  Languedoc-Roussillon        
         distinctive wines of the vine variety