AMPELOGRAPHIC DESCRIPTORS OF THE NOROCEL - A NEW SEEDLESS GRAPEVINE VARIETY CREATED IN ROMANIA

Authors

  • D. D. CICHI
  • C. POPA

Abstract

The aim of the present paper is to describe the ampelographic characteristics of the new seedless table grape cultivar Norocel, created at National Research and Development Institute for Biotechnology in Horticulture Stefanesti - Arges (I.N.C.D.B.H., Romania), by conducted hybridization of varieties (Augusta x Askari) x BlackPearl, by Camelia Popa and Gheorghe Smaranda. For this purposethere were selectedand used 83ampelographic descriptors, of which:five morphological descriptors for young shoot, thirteen descriptors for shoot, five descriptors for young leaf, twenty-ninedescriptors for mature leaf, one descriptor for woody shoot, three descriptors for inflorescence, eight descriptors for bunch,fifteen descriptors for berry and four descriptors for phenological characteristics. All measurements were made at different times during the growth cycle, in accordance with the International Office of the Vine and Wine (OIV), the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV) and Bioversity.

Published

2018-07-17