Carmenere

COMMON SYNONYM: Grande Vidure
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
SPECIES: V. vinifera
BREEDER:
PEDIGREE: Cabernet Franc x Gros Cabernet (likely)
USE: Wine
VIGOR: High
BUDBREAK:
HARVEST TIMING: Late to ripen
CLONES OFFERED: 03

Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu

OTHER INFORMATION: Carménère has long growing season in moderate and warm climates. Does poor during harvest if it is introduced to excessive rain or irrigation water. Known to have high levels of sugar before tannins ripen.