COMMON SYNONYM: Gamay, Valdiguer, Cahors, Gros Auxerrois, Jean-Pierrou at Sauzet, Quercy, Noir de Chartres
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
SPECIES: V. vinifera
VIGOR: Moderate to high
CLONES OFFERED: 02
Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu
OTHER INFORMATION Vigorous vines grow upright during early season, but the shoots will trail by late season. Valdiguié grows well in a fairly wide range of soil types. It is adapted to the warmer districts of the North and Central Coast. The vines leaf out fairly late to avoid early spring frosts.