Mondeuse grise G
Name of the variety in France
Mondeuse grise
Origin
This variety corresponds to the grey mutation of Mondeuse.
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 grise is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" since 2016 on the A list but is not yet classified.
Use
Wine grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
2018
ha 0.1
Descriptive elements
The description corresponds to that of Mondeuse, except for the skin color of the berries when ripe, which is, in this case, grey.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 131 225 239 186 194 246 238 216 239
Allel 2 137 229 260 186 194 260 240 216 239
Phenology
[drafting underway]
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
The aptitudes are close to those of Mondeuse.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
The susceptibilities and tolerances of Mondeuse grise seem identical to those of Mondeuse.
Technological potentiality
Mondeuse grise’s bunches are medium to large and the berries are medium in size. As for Mondeuse, the sugar potential is medium and the acidity is good. This variety can be used to produce good quality rosé wines and dry white wines, with fruity aromas (quince, stone fruits).
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.
- 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.