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Frontenac Gris - White Wine Grapes

Frontenac Gris Grapes

A "sport" of Frontenac this vine makes a quality white wine with the same growth characteristics of Frontenac as well as good disease resistance with a mild susceptibility to powdery mildew and black rot. Aromas include Pineapple, apricot, peach and citrus. Suitable for high quality table and dessert wines, possibly ice wine as well.

There is a $0.40 royalty fee per vine for this variety.

  • Hardiness: Zone 3
  • Primary Use: Wine
  • Color: Gris
  • Harvest Season: Late
  • Suggested Training Method: VSP

  • Disease Susceptibility:
    • Black Rot - Moderate
    • Powdery Mildew - Slight
    • Downy Mildew - Moderate
    • Bortrytis - Slight
    • Sulfer Sensitive - ?

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