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Grape Variety: Garnacha Peluda

Variety Name Garnacha Peluda
All Synonyms Garnatxa Pelud, Garnaxta Peluda, Grenache d'Afrique, Grenache gris, Grenache noir tomenteux, Grenache Poilu, Grenache Velu, Lladoner gris, Lladoner Pelud, Lledoner Pelut
Countries of Origin Spain
Species Vitis vinifera
Berry Color black
Uses Wine
Comments The Garnacha grape variety most likely originated in the Aragón region of Spain. Garnacha Peluda is sport mutation of Garnacha and is known as 'downy Garnacha' due to the fact that the underside of the leaves has a hairy ('peluda') appearance. Wine from this variety has a lower alcohol content than the other Garnacha variety.

Garnacha Peluda Selections

Information about:          Selection Numbers     |     Registration Status
  Garnacha Peluda 01
Treatments Tissue Culture Excision
  Garnacha Peluda 01.1
Registration Status Provisional Provisional Status is an important term used in the regulations of the California Department of Food & Agriculture's Grapevine Registration & Certification Program. Grapevine selections with Provisional Status have successfully completed all required disease testing, but have not been confirmed as true to variety. Propagation material from Provisional selections qualifies for release subject to the understanding on the part of the customer that the identity has yet to be confirmed.
Protocol 2010 Qualifies for Protocol 2010.
Treatments Tissue Culture Excision