Fanny B
Name of the variety in France
The variety Fanny was obtained in Hungary. This interspecific hybrid results from a complex crossbreeding involving Villard blanc (12375 Seyve-Villard).
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in the other countries of the European Union, for this variety.
Legal information
In France, Fanny is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" since 2013 on the A list. This variety is also listed in the catalogues of other Member States of the European Union: Austria, Germany and Hungary.
Variety exclusively for amateurs and private domestic use.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
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Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a medium density of prostrate hairs,
- the green young leaves with bronze spots and a low to medium density of prostrate hairs,
- the small to medium, circular adult leaves, with five lobes, deep V-shaped lateral sinuses, a not very open petiole sinus, medium-sized teeth, long compared to their width at the base with straight sides, no or a very weak anthocyanin coloration of veins, a twisted, very involute, smooth and shiny leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, a very low density of erect and prostrate hairs,
- the slightly ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 131 234 237 178 178 256 240 233 255
Allel 2 147 234 249 182 186 258 248 235 271
Bud burst: 4 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, 1 week after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Fanny is moderately vigorous, rather productive and has a semi-erect bearing.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Fanny is not very sensitive to downy mildew, powdery mildew and phomopsis.
Technological potentiality
Fanny’s bunches are large and rather loose. The berries are medium to large, simple-flavored and with a very firm pulp.
Clonal selection in France
There is no certified clone for this variety yet.
Bibliographic references
- Documentary collections of the Centre de Ressources Biologiques de la Vigne de Vassal-Montpellier, INRAE - Institut Agro | Montpellier, Marseillan, France.
Beschreibende Sortenliste Reben. Bundessortenamt, 2015, Hanovre, Germany.
- Taschenbuch der Rebsorten. W. Hillebrand et al., 2003, Germany.
- Journal of Horticultural Research 2014, vol. 22(1): 101-107, J. Lisek, Poland.