Victoria B
Name of the variety in France
Victoria
Origin
This table grape variety was obtained in 1964 in Romania by V. Lepadatu and Condei by crossbreeding Cardinal and Dattier de Beyrouth.
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, Victoria 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: Austria, Bulgaria, Italy and Romania.
Use
Table grape variety.
Evolution of cultivated areas in France
2018
ha 0
Descriptive elements
The identification is based on:
- the tip of the young shoot with no prostate hairs,
- the green young leaves,
- the green shoots,
- the wedge-shaped adult leaves, with three or five lobes, shallow lateral sinuses, an open U-shaped petiole sinus, large teeth with straight or convex sides, no anthocyanin coloration of veins, a twisted blistered leaf blade, and on the lower side of the leaves, no erect and prostate hairs,
- the ellipsoid berries.
Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 133 223 239 182 186 244 254 233 251
Allel 2 133 234 249 182 188 252 254 267 257
Phenology
Bud burst: 8 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: early-season, 1 week and a half after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Victoria has a strong vigor and a semi-erect to horizontal bearing. This variety must be trellised and can be pruned short or long.
Susceptibility to diseases and pests
Victoria is not very sensitive to grey rot.
Technological potentiality
Victoria's bunches are medium to large, moderately compact with a nice presentation. The berries are large with a thick skin and a juicy pulp.
Clonal selection in France
The two certified Victoria clones carry the numbers 6009 and 6010.
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.
- Registro nazionale delle varieta di vite. Ministère de l’agriculture italien [web site, visited in 2020].
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
6009 Vaucluse IFV 2006 Languedoc 0,04 ha medium medium low to medium high medium medium
6010 Vaucluse IFV 2006 Languedoc 0,03 ha low to medium low to medium medium medium medium medium to high