Originates from the Rhone region of France. Challenging grape to grow, especially susceptible to wind injury and powdery mildew. Ripens late, can achieve 25 brix. Primarily used for blending to add aromatics, elegance, acidity and aging potential.
Note: For deeper soils it is recommended to graft Roussanne on 3309.
Note: For sites that have shallow, acidic, or granite soils it is recommened to graft Roussanne on 1103P.
OR- Own-Rooted GR- Grafted CH- Cold Hearty
XCH- Extreem Cold Hearty DR- Disease Resistant WH- White Grape
RD- Red Grape HB- Hybrid NA- Native
ON- Ornamental RYT- Royalties