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Niagara Rosado

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Niagara Rosado: Has synonym names Niagara Red and P.I. 288688. A sport mutation of the V.vinifera x V.labrusca Niagara variety, this cultivar is one of the most popular table grapes of Brazil. MORE

Lagar (Portugal, Spain)

Life Style / Wine / Lagar (Portugal, Spain): Not a misspelling of a popular style of beer, rather a traditional stone trough where grapes are crushed underfoot. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Niagara: Root disease and cold resistant, reportedly to -15 deg. F (approx -22 C), native American labruscana hybrid grape derived from Concord and Cassady American hybrids. Grown from seed in Lockport, NY, it MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Monticello: V. hybrid cultivar derived from a complex (Fredonia x Niagara) x (Fredonia x Athens) parentage cross. Released in 1973, this productive, disease resistant variety resembles Steuben. Normally ripens ar MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Martha: Seedling of Concord introduced around 1868. Self-fertile, it ripens around a week earlier than its parent to give a medium size berry that has a light-green, with a touch of yellow, skin. Less foxy th MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Niabell: Has synonym name of California L 11-3. Developed by H. Olmo in 1942, this cultivar was released in 1958 and is derived from an (Early) Campbell x Niagara cross. The vine is vigorous and productive and MORE