Lilla B
Name of the variety in France
This variety was obtained by J. Csizmazia in Hungary and comes from a crossbreed 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, Lilla is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" since 2016 on the A list.
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 very low density of prostrate hairs,
- the reddish young leaves, with no or a very low density of erect and prostrate hairs,
- the shoots with red internodes,
- the circular adult leaves, with three or five lobes, an open V- or brace-shaped petiole sinus, large teeth, moderately long compared to their width at the base with straight or convex sides, no anthocyanin coloration of veins, an involute, very slightly blistered leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, no or a very low density of erect and prostrate hairs,
- the ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 131 229 243 186 186 258 240 235 255
Allel 2 141 234 251 186 194 262 248 267 263
[drafting underway]
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Lilla has a semi-erect or erect bearing. This variety is rather productive, but it is sometimes susceptible to millerandage.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Lilla is rather sensitive to cryptogamic diseases (downy mildew, powdery mildew, grey rot).
Technological potentiality
Lilla’s bunches are medium to large and moderately compact. The berries are large, simple-flavored, with a thin skin and a firm and not very juicy 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 - Montpellier SupAgro, 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.