Winegrowers Supplies - Vine variety information
Cabernet Cantor (originally known as Fr. 523-89 r)
Mother: Seibel 70-53
A red Piwi/disease-resistant variety.
Year of breeding: 1989
Year of entry into the German Federal Office's Varieties Register:
Wine Character - colour: intense
Time of bud-burst: just after average, some days after Pinot noir
Strength of growth: strong
Flowering time: just after average, soon after Pinot noir
Leaf: - size:
Grape bunch: - size: large
- density: loose
Time of veraison: just before average, a week before Pinot noir
Normal stem height:
Winter Pruning: eyes/buds per sq. metre of land occupied by the plant.