Albina: Gift to Zaporozhye x Winter-hardy black Kishmish, (88-11) - variety of grapes of a very early ripening period. Ripening begins on July 20-25. Full ripening in the conditions of the Kiev region occurs on August 1-5. The flower is functional - feminine. The berry peat is insignificant.
The bunches are loose. The berries are large, oval or ovoid, yellow, weighing 8-14 grams. The pulp is firm and crispy. The taste of berries is harmonious. Sugar is high, 22-25%. Berries keep well on the bush without damage and with preservation of consumer characteristics for more than two months. A bunch weighing 0.6 - 1.2 kg.
The growth force of the variety of grapes is high, the fruitfulness is 2 clusters per shoot. Early ripening of the vine. Disease resistance is increased, at the level of 2.5 - 3.0 points. Three treatments for diseases and pests are enough.
Frost resistance -27, -28 gr. When freezing cuttings in a freezer (24 hours) at a maximum temperature of 28 ° C with a safety of eyes of 30%.
Albina grape variety has been included in the Register of Plant Varieties Suitable for Distribution in Ukraine since 16.12.2021. Copyright certificate No. 211094, patent No. 211065.