Durif

COMMON SYNONYM: Petite Sirah, Petite Syrah
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
SPECIES: V. vinifera
BREEDER: Durif
PEDIGREE: Syrah x Peloursin
USE: Table, Wine
VIGOR: Vigorous
BUDBREAK:
HARVEST TIMING: Mid to Late season
CLONES OFFERED: 05

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

OTHER INFORMATION: A popular variety grown in France, California and Australia. Possibly a cross between Peloursin and Syrah varieties. The grapes grown in tight clusters that can be susceptible to sunburn, berry shrivel and rotting in excess rain. Durif leaves are large, with a bright green top and paler green bottom.