Grapes - Arka Neelamani
This hybrid is a cross between Black Champa and Thompson seedless. The plant is vigorous with a yield potential of 28 tons/ha and 25 kg/vine. Time required for harvesting from pruning is 150-155 days. The bunches are well filled to slightly compact, weighing an average of 360 g, black, seedless and average berry weight is 3.2 g with crispy pulp. T.S.S. varies from 20-22 °B. It is possible to take two crops in a year and it is also suitable for head system of training. It is tolerant to anthracnose disease. It is very good for table and also for red dessert wine making.