Is much recommended by Eastern authorities, and where it succeeds, is

certainly a fine grape and makes a delicious wine. Here at the West, it

has proved a failure in most locations, being subject to leaf-blight,

and a feeble grower. There are some locations, however, where it will

flourish; and whoever is the fortunate possessor of such a one should

not forget to plant it. It seems to flourish best in light, warm,

somewhat sandy soil.