COMMON SYNONYM: Grüner Silvaner, Silvaner
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Austria
SPECIES: V. vinifera
PEDIGREE: DNA analysis (in Austria)- see reference 61 – shows that parents of Sylvaner are Traminer and Österreichisch Weiss
USE: Wine, Table
CLONES OFFERED: 12
Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu
OTHER INFORMATION: The Sylvaner vine is vigorous with three-lobed leaves. The grape bunches are small and cylindrical, with medium green berries that are quick to ripen.