Panse précoce B
Name of the variety in France
Panse précoce
Based on genetic analyses carried out in Montpellier, this variety would be the result of the crossbreeding between Bicane and Pascal.
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in the other countries of the European Union, for this variety.
Legal information
In France, Panse précoce is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" on the A list. This variety is also listed in the catalogues of other Member States of the European Union: Portugal and Italy.
Table grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
1958 1968 1988 2000 2008 2018
ha 118 184 15 6 5 2.3
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with a medium to high density of prostate hairs,
- the green young leaves with slightly bronze spots,
- the pentagonal adult leaves, with five lobes, a petiole sinus with overlapping or very overlapping lobes, short teeth with straight or convex sides, no anthocyanin coloration of veins, a smooth slightly revolute leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, a medium density of erect hairs and no prostate hairs,
- the ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 131 223 243 186 186 252 238 233 239
Allel 2 131 236 249 191 188 258 238 245 271
Bud burst: 5 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, 1 week and a half after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Panse précoce has moderate vigor and a semi-erect to erect bearing. This variety can be pruned short or moderately long.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Panse précoce is a little susceptible to grey rot.
Technological potentiality
The bunches are medium to large in size and compact. The berries are large, simple-flavored, with a thick skin and a not very juicy pulp.
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 - 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.