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Synonym (also Worthington) for the grape variety Clinton; see there.

The red grape variety comes from the USA. Synonyms are Bacchus (but there is no relation to this German new variety), Clinton Rose, Klinton, Plant des Carmes, Plant Pouzin, Red Cilian or Kilian Red, Klinton, Vorthington, Worthington and Zephirin. It is probably a natural interspecific cross between the species Vitis riparia x Vitis labrusca. The hybrid was discovered and selected in 1821 in a vineyard in the eponymous city of Clinton near Syracuse in...

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