Haryana Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Haryana (India)
Designed & Developed by Bioinformatics Centre,Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Vitis vinifera Linn. 

Family: Vitaceae Genus: Vitis Species: Vitis vinifera Linn. ( अंगूर )






Synonym Cissus vinifera (L.) Kuntze , Vitis sylvestris C.C.Gmel. Flower Color Greenish
Common Name Grape Vine Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Grape Vine Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Angoor Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 2000 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Climber Fruit Details The fruit is a berry, known as a grape, in the wild species it is 6 mm in diameter and ripens dark purple to blackish with a pale wax bloom.
Habitat The species typically occurs in humid forests and streamsides. Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Native to SW Asia and SE Europe Bark Details Flaky bark
Distribution in Haryana Morni-Pinjore Origin Exotic
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Palmate
Description of Species Climber up to 30 m tall, with flaky bark. Leaves alternate, palmately lobed. Flower bisexual or functionally pistillate with shorter sterile stamens, greenish in colour. Calyx is minute, cup-shaped. Petals are 5, about 1.5 mm long, lanceshaped. Fruit a berry, when ripens dark purple to blackish with a pale wax bloom. I Leaf Details Leaves alternate, palmately lobed.

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details