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Grape Variety: Chelois

Variety Name Chelois
TTB Approved Name(s) Chelois
All Synonyms 10.878 Seibel, S-10-878, Seibel 10878
Countries of Origin France
Species Interspecific hybrid
Breeder Albert Seibel
Year Released 1948 (in U.S.)
Pedigree Seibel 5163 x Seibel 5593 (Bienvenu x Roi des noirs)
References
Berry Color Black
Uses Wine
Comments Chelois has late budbreak, is an early ripening variety and is considered medium hardy in New York.

Chelois Selections available from FPS

  Chelois 01
Registration Status Registered
Source Dennis Rak, Double A Vineyards, Fredonia, New York
Treatments None
Comments This selection was donated to the Foundation Plant Services public foundation collection in 2011 by Dennis Rak, owner of Double A Vineyards in New York State. This group represents the original, untreated plant material, which successfully completed testing to qualify for the FPS Classic Foundation Vineyard in 2015. For a tissue culture version of this material, please see Chelois FPS 01.1.

  Chelois 01.1
Registration Status Provisional
Protocol 2010 Qualifies for Protocol 2010. (This selection planted in Russell Ranch)
Source Dennis Rak, Double A Vineyards, Fredonia, New York
Treatments Microshoot tip tissue culture therapy
Comments This selection was donated to the Foundation Plant Services public foundation collection in 2011 by Dennis Rak, owner of Double A Vineyards in New York State. The original plant material underwent microshoot tip tissue culture therapy at FPS. The treated material successfully completed testing for the Russell Ranch Foundation Vineyard in 2015.