ROOTPAC-90

Rootstock of new generation, ideal to replace GF-677, Garnem or any other hybrid of high vigor, with an excellent productivity, maintaining the caliber and extremely well adapted to our production conditions.

General Information

  • Species: Hybrid of Peach x Almond-Peach (Prunus persica x Prunus davidiana) x (Prunus dulcis x Prunus persica)
  • Origin: Rootstocks Breeding Program of Agromillora Catalana.

Agronomic Traits

  • Vigor: High, similar to GF-677.
  • Compatibility: Very good with varieties of peach, nectarine, almond and some varieties of Japanese plum.
  • Structure: Erect, similar to Garnem.
  • Productivity: Highly productive. Above Garnem and GF-677.
  • Fruit size: Its high productivity doesn’t damage the size of fruits.
  • Adaptability: It adapts very well to all climatologies, both warm or colder climates.
  • Other characteristics: Green leaf rootstock. Very rigid stem (early lignification) with little or zero branching. Sensitive to watering excess during first yeras. 

Resistances and / or tolerances

  • Asphyxia: Sensitive, as most peach rootstocks.
  • Chlorosis: Highly tolerant
  • Salinity: Unknown
  • Root-knot nematodes: Moderately resistant.
  • Lesion nematodes: Susceptible
  • Agrobacterium tumefaciens: Sensitive, although less than most peach and almond-peach hybrids.
  • Armillaria mellea: In study
  • Rossellinia necatrix: In study

Register in the Community Plant Variety Office

  • Denomination: Greenpac
  • Nº EXP. 2006/2252