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Grape Variety: Molinara

Variety Name Molinara
All Synonyms Breppion Scavolegno, Breppion Scuro, Breppon, Molinara Ciara, Molinara Rada, Pola, Rossanella, Rossanella Gentile, Rossara, Rossara della Forcella, Rossiccio Chiaro, Scavolegno, Sola, Uva Salata, Vespone
Countries of Origin Italy
Species Vitis vinifera
Berry Color Black
Uses Wine

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Molinara Selections

Information about:          Selection Numbers     |     Registration Status
  Molinara 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 Italy
Treatments Heat treatment 60 days (1985); microshoot tip tissue culture therapy (2000)
Comments This selection was imported to Foundation Plant Services in 1981 from Zanzivivai Ferrara s.r.l., Italy. The plant material initially underwent heat treatment for 60 days and subsequently (2000) underwent microshoot tip tissue culture disease elimination therapy. After successful completion of testing for the California Grapevine Registration & Certification Program, Molinara 01 was planted in the FPS Classic Foundation Vineyard in 2006.