Landal N
Name of the variety in France
Landal (an interspecific hybrid) is the result of the crossbreeding between Plantet (5455 Seibel) and 8216 Seibel.
In France, this variety is called "244 Landot" regarding plant propagation material.
Legal information
In France, Landal is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list and classified. This variety is also listed in the catalogue of the Netherlands.
Wine grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
1958 1968 2000 2008 2018
ha 141 359 115 63 28
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a low density of prostrate hairs,
- the reddish young leaves,
- the circular or slightly kidney-shaped adult leaves, with five lobes, an open U-shaped petiole sinus, long teeth compared to their width at the base with straight sides, a weak anthocyanin coloration of veins, an involute leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, a low to medium density of erect hairs on veins,
- the round-shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 122 223 239 178 188 244 240 251 249
Allel 2 131 223 251 182 194 260 248 259 249
Bud burst: 2 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, same as Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Landal is vigorous and fertile.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Landal is slightly susceptible to downy and powdery mildew. This variety must be grafted.
Technological potentiality
The bunches and berries are small. The Sugar potential is good. Landal produces well colored and acceptable quality wines.
Clonal selection in France
There is no certified clone for this variety yet.
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 - Institut Agro | Montpellier, Marseillan, France.
- Cépages et vignobles de France, tome 1. P. Galet, 1988, Ed. Dehan, Montpellier, France.