Widely cultivated in France (Rhone Valley) and Australia.
Sprout occurs at the same time as the Tempranillo variety and it ripens 4-5 days later.
CLUSTERS AND BERRIES
Medium, dense, cylindrical clusters.
PESTS AND DISEASES
Sensitive to botrytis and acarinosis.
Medium fertility and productivity. Very sensitive to chlorosis. Requires regular irrigation. Controlling its maturation is important in warm areas to produce Crianza wines.
Produces high quality wines thanks to the great colour potential and the content of polyphenols.
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