Amandin B
Name of the variety in France
Amandin
Origin
This variety was obtained in 1979 by INRA. This interspecific hybrid results from the crossbreeding of 7489 INRA and Muscat de Hambourg.
Synonyms
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in the other countries of the European Union, for this variety.
Legal information
In France, Amandin is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list.
Use
Variety exclusively for amateurs and private domestic use.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
2018
ha 0
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a low to medium density of prostate hairs,
- the shiny and green young leaves with bronze or reddish spots,
- the wedge-shaped adult leaves, entire or with three or five lobes, with an open petiole sinus, medium to long teeth compared to their width at the base, straight sides, no or weak anthocyanin colorarion of veins, a smooth, involute leaf blade and on the lower side of the leaves, no or very low density of prostate hairs and a low density of erect hairs,
- ellipsoid or ovoid berries with a slight muscat flavor.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 133 229 247 176 186 256 240 235 255
Allel 2 143 236 249 186 192 262 254 243 271
Phenology
Bud burst: 6 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, 1 week after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Amandin has moderate to strong vigor. This variety if fairly fertile and has a semi-erect or horizontal bearing. Amandin can be managed with moderately long pruning and must be trained.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Amandin is not very sensitive to downy mildew, powdery mildew, anthracnose, black rot and grey rot, but it must be grafted.
Technological potentiality
Amandin's bunches are medium to large in size, not very compact and the berries are medium in size, juicy with a thick skin.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Amandin clone carries the number 5002.
Bibliographic references
- Catalogue des variétés et clones de vigne cultivés en France. Collectif, 2007, Ed. IFV, Le Grau-du-Roi, France.
- Documentary collections of the Centre de Ressources Biologiques de la Vigne de Vassal-Montpellier, INRAE - Montpellier SupAgro, Marseillan, France.
Description of clones certified in France
Identity and availability Agronomic data Technological data Autres informations
Clone no. Marque Origin Selection Year of
certification
Agronomic
references
Surface area used
for propagation (year)
Fertility Production
level
Bunch
weight
Vigor Berry
size
Susceptibility
to grey rot
Sugar
level
Color
potential
Titrable
acidity
Tannic
structure
Aromatic
intensity
Oenological
suitability
New General
note
Agro-tecnic
note
Note
agronomique
Agronomic
note
Links
5002 INRA 1987