Italia Rubi Rg
Name of the variety in France
Italia Rubi
Origin
This variety corresponds to a red mutation of Italia which appeared in Brazil.
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,Italia Rubi is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list.
Use
Table grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
2018
ha 2
Descriptive elements
The description corresponds to that of Italia, except for the skin color of the berries, which is in this case red when ripe.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 131 229 243 176 192 256 238 233 251
Allel 2 147 236 247 191 204 258 248 243 271
Phenology
Bud burst: 6 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: late-season, 4 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Italia Rubi is sensitive to millerandage and slightly sensitive to dessication of the stems. It is a vigorous variety, with a semi-erect bearing, that must be trained and pruned long.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Italia Rubi is sensitive to downy mildew and grey rot.
Technological potentiality
The bunches are large, conical-shaped and moderately compact. The berries are also large but sometimes, the size and color are not homogeneous. The skin is moderately thick and the pulp in fleshy. The flavor is pleasant, slightly muscaté.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Italia Rubi clone carries the number 1122.
Bibliographic references
- 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
1122 Gironde Sica La Tapy - IFV 2009 Vaucluse 0,90 ha Clone consistent with the characteristics of the variety.