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Grape Variety: Péloursin

Variety Name Péloursin
TTB Approved Name(s) Peloursin
All Synonyms Chatille, Corsin, Durazaine, Duret, Durif, Durif Fourchu, Famette, Gros Beclan, Gros Nat, Gros noir, Gros Noirin, Gros Plant, Mal noir, Mauvais noir, Parlousseau, Pelaursin, Pelossard, Pellossard noir, Pellourcin, Plant d'Abas, Pourret, Pourrot, Salis, Sella, Spartin, Treillin, Verne, Vert noir
Countries of Origin France
Species Vitis vinifera
References
Berry Color Black
Uses Wine
Comments parent of Durif

Péloursin PhotosClick photo to enlarge

           

Péloursin Selections

Information about:          Selection Numbers     |     Registration Status
  Péloursin 01
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 St. Helena, California, in 2001
Treatments MIcroshoot tip tissue culture therapy
Comments The plant material for this selection originated at property of the St. Helena Public Library near Oakville, California. This selection was discovered as part of a project to collect old vine selections for a Petite Sirah planting at the Oakville Field Station. Three types of purported 'Petite Sirah' vines (Durif, Peloursin, and Syrah) were found in the vineyard, suggesting that they might once have been blended into a black variety named field blend that was used a long time ago in the Napa area. The plant material came to Foundation Plant Services in 2001, where it underwent microshoot tip tissue culture disease elimination therapy.

  Péloursin 02
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.
Protocol 2010 Qualifies for Protocol 2010.
Source Stags' Leap Winery, Napa, California
Treatments Microshoot tip tissue culture therapy
Comments Péloursin FPS 02 and 03 were donated to the Foundation Plant Services public collection in 2004 by Robert Brittain, Stags' Leap Winery, in Napa, California. Cuttings from three separate vines were provided to FPS (FPS group numbers 7691, 7692, and 7693). All three selections initially tested positive for viruses and underwent microshoot tip tissue culture disease elimination therapy in 2007. The treated plant material for Péloursin FPS 02 and 03 successfully completed disease testing for the California Grapevine Registration & Certification Program and was planted in the FPS Classic Foundation Vineyard in 2011. Péloursin 04 was released in 2012.

  Péloursin 03
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 Stags' Leap Winery, Napa, California
Treatments Microshoot tip tissue culture therapy
Comments Péloursin FPS 02, 03 and 04 were donated to the Foundation Plant Services public collection in 2004 by Robert Brittain, Stags' Leap Winery, in Napa, California. Cuttings from three separate vines were provided to FPS (FPS group numbers 7691, 7692, and 7693). All three selections initially tested positive for viruses and underwent microshoot tip tissue culture disease elimination therapy at FPS in 2007. The treated plant material for Péloursin FPS 02 and 03 successfully completed disease testing for the California Grapevine Registration & Certification Program and were planted in the FPS Classic Foundation Vineyard in 2011. Péloursin 04 was released in 2012.

  Péloursin 05 (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 Vineyard in Healdsburg, California
Treatments Microshoot tip tissue culture therapy
Proprietary Proprietary- cannot be distributed without written permission from owner.
Patented / Proprietary Proprietary
Comments This proprietary selection came to Foundation Plant Services in 2003 from Louis Foppiano Ranches in Healdsburg, California. The selection was initially processed through FPS as Petite Sirah. The original material underwent microshoot tip tissue culture therapy at FPS in 2004 and the selection was established in the FPS Classic Foundation Vineyard as Petite Sirah 08. In 2012, DNA testing at FPS revealed that the plant material is Péloursin. The name was changed to Péloursin 05 in 2012.