Feteasca neagra N
Name of the variety in France
Feteasca neagra
Origin
This variety is originally from Romania.
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, Feteasca neagra is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on list A but is not yet classified. This variety is also listed in the catalogue of Romania.
Use
Wine grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
2018
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Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a low density of prostate hairs,
- the green young leaves with bronze spots,
- the shoots with red or red-striped internodes,
- the wedge-shaped adult leaves, with five or seven lobes, an open or very open U-shaped or brace-shaped petiole sinus, small to medium teeth with straight sides, a weak to moderate anthocyanin pigmentation of veins, a flat or slightly twisted, finely blistered leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, a medium density of erect hairs and no prostate hairs,
- the round-shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 141 223 239 176 196 248 248 235 263
Allel 2 141 236 257 186 204 256 254 247 271
Phenology
Bud burst: 5 days before Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, 1 week and a half after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Feteasca neagra is a vigorous variety, fairly well adapted to drought and must be trained and pruned long. Feteasca neagra is moreover resistant to winter frosts but sensitive to spring frosts due to its early budburst.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Feteasca neagra is not very susceptible to powdery mildew. It is however more sensitive to downy mildew and grey rot.
Technological potentiality
Feteasca neagra's bunches are small and the berries are medium in size. This variety has high sugar and acidity content. It produces well-balanced, colored and pleasant wines.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Feteasca neagra clone carries the number 1168.
Bibliographic references
- 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.
- Traité général de viticulture, Ampélographie. P. Viala and V. Vermorel, 1901-1909, Ed. Masson, Paris, 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
1168 Gironde INRA - IFV 2011 Gironde