Mouyssaguès N
Name of the variety in France
Mouyssaguès
Origin
This variety is originally from the south of the Massif Central or the south west of France.
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, Mouyssaguès 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 1988 2018
ha 3 4 0.1
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a high density of prostate hairs,
- the dark green adult leaves, with seven or nine lobes, very deep U-shaped lateral sinuses, a slightly open petiole sinus or with slightly overlapping lobes, medium teeth with convex sides, no anthocyanin coloration of veins, a revolute leaf blade and on the lower side of the leaves, a low density of erect and prostate hairs,
- the broad ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 131 223 239 172 188 248 240 247 239
Allel 2 141 234 239 176 194 248 254 257 271
Phenology
Bud burst: 8 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, 1 week and a half to 2 weeks after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Mouyssaguès is very vigorous and is generally pruned long.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Mouyssaguès does not seem particularly susceptible to diseases.
Technological potentiality
The bunches and berries are medium in size. Mouyssaguès produces very astringent wines.
Clonal selection in France
The only certified Mouyssaguès clone carries the number 1150. A conservatory of ten or so clones was planted in 2004 in the French department of Aveyron.
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.
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
1150 Hérault IFV 2010 representative wines of the variety