Téoulier N
Name of vine variety in France
Téoulier N is a vine variety of Provençal origin.
In France, Téoulier N is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties".
Wine vine variety
Evolution of area under vines in France
1958 1968 1979 2016
ha 126 80 2 0.2
Identification signs include:
- the tip of the young shoot has a heavy coat of flat-lying hairs,
- the young leaves have bronze patches,
- orbicular-shaped adult leaves, 5 or 7 lobes with a petiolar sinus with slightly overlapping lobes, moderate to long teeth, straight or convex sides; an absence of anthocyanin coloration of veins; jagged leaf blade, revolute and bubbled and the underside with a moderate coat of upright and flat-lying hairs,
- round-shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 135 234 243 176 188 240 254 247 249
Allel 2 141 236 249 182 204 256 266 257 261
Bud burst: 3 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: period II, 3 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Téoulier N displays erect growth and can be gobelet trained and short-pruned. Its early bud burst exposes it to the risk of spring frost.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Téoulier N is fairly susceptible to powdery mildew.
Technological potential
Grape clusters and berries are large. Téoulier N produces deep color wines, but lacking in finesse and elegance. These wines are generally not very acid and have an average degree of alcohol.
Clonal selection in France
The only approved Téoulier N clone carries the number 1200.
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 1. P. Galet, 1990, Ed. Dehan, Montpellier.
- Ampélographie. P. Viala et V. Vermorel, 1902-1910, Ed. Masson, Paris.
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
1200  Hérault  IFV - INRA        
 2013  Languedoc-Roussillon        
         distinctive wines of the vine variety