Vidal blanc B
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Name of the variety in France
Vidal blanc
Origin
Vidal blanc was obtained by Jean-Louis Vidal (Charente, France). This interspecific hybrid results from the crossbreeding of Ugni blanc and Rayon d’Or (4986 Seibel).
Synonyms
In France, this variety can officially be called "Vidal 256" regarding plant propagation material.
Legal information
In France, Vidal blanc is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties" since 2021 on the A list and temporarily classified.
Use
Wine grape variety.
Descriptive elements
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Genetic profile
Microsatellite VVS2 VVMD5 VVMD7 VVMD27 VRZAG62 VRZAG79 VVMD25 VVMD28 VVMD32
Allel 1 131 223 239 180 188 246 236 247 271
Allel 2 131 248 249 186 200 260 240 251 271
Phenology

Bud burst: 5 days after Chasselas.
Grape maturity: mid-season, 2 and a half weeks after Chasselas.

Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
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Susceptibility to diseases and pests
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Technological potentiality
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Clonal selection in France
There is no certified clone for this variety yet.
Bibliographic references
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