Danam B
Name of the variety in France
Danam
Origin
This variety was obtained in 1958 by INRA by crossbreeding Dabouki 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, Danam is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list. This variety is also listed in the catalogue of Portugal.
Use
Table grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
1988 2000 2018
ha 3 1 ND
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a low to medium density of prostate hairs,
- the green young leaves with bronze spots,
- the circular adult leaves, with five lobes, an open or with parallel edges U-shaped petiole sinus, long teeth with straight sides, no or a weak anthocyanin coloration of veins, a strongly blistered twisted leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, no or a very low density of erect and prostate hairs,
- the broad ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 147 229 249 180 186 240 244 235 271
Allel 2 149 232 249 182 188 248 254 257 271
Phenology
Bud burst: 5 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: mid-season, 3 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Danam displays moderate to strong vigor and is generally pruned short. It is not very affected by coulure and millerandage.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Danam is not very susceptible to rot.
Technological potentiality
The bunches are very large. The berries are also very large with a thick skin and a simple-flavored pulp. The yield potential is high and it has a good transport capacity.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Danam clone carries the number 498.
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.
- Dictionnaire encyclopédique des cépages et de leurs synonymes. P. Galet, 2015, Ed. Libre&Solidaire, 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
498 INRA 1976