Vitis vinifera
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Vitales
Faimily: Vitaceae
Genus: Vitis
Species: V. vinifera
Binomial name
Vitis vinifera

Vitis vinifera (common grape vine) is a species o Vitis, native tae the Mediterranean region, central Europe, an soothwastren Asia, from Morocco and Portugal north to southern Germany and east to northern Iran.[1] Thare are currently atween 5,000 an 10,000 varieties o Vitis vinifera grapes tho anerly a few are o commercial signeeficance for wine an table grape production.[2]


  1. Euro+Med Plantbase Project: Vitis vinifera
  2. Wine & Spirits Education Trust "Wine and Spirits: Understanding Wine Quality" pgs 2-5, Second Revised Edition (2012), London, ISBN 978-1-905819-15-7