Or one subspecies gets really high yield and other has great color

Or one subspecies gets really high yield and other

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Or one subspecies gets really high yield and other has great color concentration Natural hybridization European plants went wild into America and accidently pollinated each other o Wine grapes will pop up new dimensions through spontaneous mutation Color mutation: happens from parent plant prone to genetic mutation themselves Grenache and Pinot Noir specifically
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Slightly lighter or darker Pinot Gris and Pinot Blanc are color mutations of Pinot Noir o Pinot Noir is super red… Pinot Grigio are virtually the same but different colors Clones o Vineyard block of 10 acres o Really bad drought hat wipes out 99% of plants in your block o Whichever plant survives, is slightly different So we are going to take specific cuttings from that and CLONE it This is how you make most plant vines nowadays o Propagate them asexuality and do not let them breed Take a clipping from the grape, plant it, and grow the identical grape o Clone it for future replication (usually mostly for flavor) 35-36 Chardonnay clones JUST in France They then pop up all over the world o Some wine labels will show “clone 12 or 36 Chardonnay” o Happening all over Earth Thousands are out there, and you’ve only heard of a dozen o Only a dozen subspecies make up 75-85% of wine o 99% of the wines you see in your average wine store are from a dozen grapes NOT 99% of full production go to Croatia or Greece to see ones you have never heard of. Even in France o o Chardonnay is the most identified and most planted on Earth c
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