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Nero (grape variety)

The red grape variety is an interspecific new variety between Eger 2(Villard Blanc) x Gárdonyi Géza. Synonyms are BG 15 and Bornemissza Gergely 15, genes of Vitis berlandieri, Vitis rupestris and Vitis vinifera are included. The hybrid was crossed in 1965 by the breeder József Csizmazia. The early maturing vine is resistant to frost and both types of mildew. It is cultivated in Hungary in the Eger area. In 2010, 50 hectares of vineyard area was designated (statistics Kym Anderson).

Nero - Weintraube und Blatt

Pictures: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)

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