COMMON SYNONYM: Negroamaro, Abruzzese
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Greece to Italy
SPECIES: V. vinifera
HARVEST TIMING: Mid-season
CLONES OFFERED: 01
Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu
OTHER INFORMATION: A dark-skinned grape widely grown in Italy and Mediterranean climates with limited rainfall. Drought resistant, and thrives in chalky and limey soils. This dark grape is commonly used as the dominant grape in producing red wine blends.