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Grape Variety: Greco di Tufo

Variety Name Greco di Tufo
All Synonyms Asprinio, Greca Napolitana, Greco, Greco de Vesuvio, Greco della Torre, Greco di Napoli, Grecula, Grieco
Countries of Origin probably of Greek origin, but most associated with Italy
Species Vitis vinifera
Berry Color White
Uses Wine
Comments Greco (synonym Greco di Tufo) is distinct from Greco bianco in Calabria. Jancis Robinson et al. (2012) WINE GRAPES, page 434. Vitis International Variety Catalogue,

Greco di Tufo Selections

Information about:          Selection Numbers     |     Registration Status
  Greco di Tufo 01 (proprietary)
Registration Status Registered Registered is the ultimate status in the California Department of Food & Agricultures Grapevine Registration & Certification Program. Registered selections have successfully completed all disease testing required by the regulations. Registered selections have also been confirmed as true to variety by experts using visual observations, DNA-based testing or both.
Source VCR 11, Vivai Cooperativi Rauscedo, Italy, in 1999
Treatments Microshoot tip culture
Proprietary Proprietary- cannot be distributed without written permission from owner.
Patented / Proprietary Proprietary
Comments Greco di Tufo 01 came to Foundation Plant Services in 1999 from Vivai Cooperativi Rauscedo, in Italy. It is VCR clone 11. This proprietary selection underwent microshoot tip tissue culture therapy at FPS in 1999. After successful completion of testing for the California Grapevine Registration & Certification Program, Greco di Tufo 01 was planted in the FPS Classic Foundation Vineyard in 2004.

  Greco di Tufo 02
In Progress This selection is currently in progress.