Mondeuse blanche B
Name of the variety in France
Mondeuse blanche
Origin
This variety is originally from the Savoie region. It does not correspond to the white mutation of Mondeuse, it is a distinct variety.
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, Mondeuse blanche is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list and classified.
Use
Wine grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
1958 1979 1988 1998 2008 2018
ha 1 21 7 5 6 8.1
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a medium density of prostate hairs,
- the bronzed young leaves,
- the circular, medium, light green adult leaves, with five lobes, V-shaped lateral sinuses, an open U-shaped petiole sinus, long teeth compared to their width at the base with convex sides, no anthocyanin coloration of veins, a slightly blistered leaf blade, slightly curly on the edges, and on the lower side of the leaves, no or a very low density of erect and prostate hairs,
- the round-shaped berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 131 225 239 186 188 252 240 216 239
Allel 2 149 229 260 188 194 260 262 257 261
Phenology
Bud burst: 5 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: late-season, 4 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Mondeuse blanche is a grape variety with a drooping bearing.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
This variety is not very susceptible to grey rot.
Technological potentiality
The bunches and berries are medium in size. Mondeuse blanche produces ordinary and moderately acidic wines, with a fairly high alcohol degree (good sugar accumulation potential). Wines can be a little aromatic if the harvest is carried out at maturity.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Mondeuse blanche clone carries the number 1214.
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 - 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
1214 Savoie IFV 2014 Languedoc-Roussillon representative wines of the variety