Primitivo

COMMON SYNONYM: Crljenak kaštelanski, Pribidrag, Zinfandel
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Croatia
SPECIES: V. vinifera
BREEDER: Croatia
PEDIGREE: 6- DNA analysis established that Zinfandel = Crljenak kaštelanski (Croatia) and Primitivo (Italy)
USE: Wine
VIGOR: Moderate
BUDBREAK:
HARVEST TIMING: Mid-season
CLONES OFFERED: 03

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

OTHER INFORMATION: Identical to Zinfandel. Fruit matures earlier and has lower susceptibility to bunch rot than Zinfandel. Tends to have an uneven pattern of ripening. Grapes can be late-harvested to produce dessert wine.