Phoenix B
Name of vine variety in France
Phoenix
Origin
Phoenix (an interspecific hybrid) was obtained by the Geilweilerhof institute in Germany, in 1964. This variety results from the crossbreeding of Bacchus and Villard blanc.
Synonymy
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in the other countries of the European Union, for this variety.
Regulations
In France, Phoenix is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" since 2015 on the A list. This variety is also listed in the catalogue of other Member States of the European Union: Austria, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands and Sweden.
Use
Variety exclusively for amateurs and private domestic use.
Evolution of area under vines in France
2018
ha 0
Description
(drafting underway)
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 141 225 247 178 194 246 248 233 239
Allel 2 149 234 251 186 194 262 254 243 271
Phenology
Bud burst: same as Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, same as Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
(drafting underway)
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
[drafting underway]
Technological potential
[drafting underway]
Clonal selection in France
There is no certified clone for this variety yet.
Bibliographic references
[drafting underway]