Vitis vinifera


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Noun1.Vitis vinifera - common European grape cultivated in many varietiesVitis vinifera - common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
vinifera grape - grape from a cultivated variety of the common grape vine of Europe
genus Vitis, Vitis - the type genus of the family Vitaceae; woody vines with simple leaves and small flowers; includes a wide variety of grapes
grape vine, grapevine, grape - any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
Chardonnay, chardonnay grape - white wine grape
Pinot, Pinot grape - any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes
Sauvignon grape - small blue-black grape of Medoc region of France highly prized in winemaking
Cabernet Sauvignon grape - superior red wine grapes grown especially in the Bordeaux region of France and northern California
Sauvignon blanc - white wine grape grown in California
Merlot - black wine grape originally from the region of Bordeaux
Muscadet - white grape grown especially in the valley the Loire in France
Riesling - white grape grown in Europe and California
Zinfandel - small black grape grown chiefly in California; transplanted from Europe
Chenin blanc - white grape grown especially in California and the lower Loire valley of France
malvasia - used to make malmsey wine
muscat, muskat - any of several cultivated grapevines that produce sweet white grapes
Verdicchio - a variety of white wine grape grown in Italy
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Unfortunately none of these vines produced top-quality wine and the species Vitis Vinifera (literally the wine-producing grape) had to be imported from Europe.
Some 30,000 hectares has been set aside for replanting with vitis vinifera species.
Other good choices include the purple grape, Vitis vinifera 'Purpurea', and Trachelospermum asiaticum, a slightly tender evergreen which produces beautifully scented white flowers in summer.
In the present work we studied trans-resveratrol contents in the stems of various hybride cultivars of Vitis vinifera grown in Estonia, and worked out a modified method for preparative purification of resveratrol from vine stems.
Vitis vinifera. Unfortunately, most vinifera is suited only to U.S.
And try the spiky Acanthus mollis or Vitis vinifera purpurea with its plum purple flowers, against an open trellis.
When it comes to foliage, three climbers really stand out - the grape vine, Vitis vinifera, Vitis coignetiae, which has huge leaves that colour richly in the autumn, and Actinidia kolomikta, the cousin of the Kiwi fruit, whose leaves are pink, white and green, and whose small white flowers are beautifully scented.
Ivies, pyracantha, cotoneaster, honeysuckles and the vitis vinifera purpurea will smother the wall in no time.
The insect's life cycle shows some differences when in its original area, where it attacks wild vines, and when its new areas where it attacks cultivated vines (Vitis vinifera).
Another star climber is Vitis vinifera Purpurea which slowly turns with the season from deep red into majestic purple.
A STUNNING plant to drape over a pergola is Vitis Vinifera Purpurea.
With the help of Vitis vinifera cell suspension obtained from Gamay Teinturier vine-plant, we isolated and characterized stilbenes (cis- and trans-piceid and trans-resveratrol) and anthocyanins (malvidin-3-O-[beta]-glucoside and peonidin-3-O-[beta]-glucoside) by spectrometric methods.