La Crescent

[frame_left src=”https://www.inlanddesert.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/lacrescent.jpg” href=””][/frame_left]COMMON SYNONYM: MN1166
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA
SPECIES: Interspecific Cross
BREEDER: Peter Hemstad
PEDIGREE: St. Pepin x a Swenson selection (V. riparia x Muscat Hamburg)
USE: Wine
VIGOR: Medium
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HARVEST TIMING: Early to Mid-Season
CLONES OFFERED:

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

OTHER INFORMATION: A newly created vine noted for its excellent winter hardiness and growth in cold northern climates. This white wine grape is somewhat disease-resistant but can be susceptible in humid, downy mildew. Can be harvested late with high sugar and acidity levels.