ROOTPAC-R

Rootstock of new generation, highly productive and versatile, compatible with varieties of peach, nectarine, plum, almond and apricot, able to withstand soil limitations. It is a rootstock suitable for replanting situations.

General Information

  • Species: Hybrid of plum x almond (Prunus cerasifera x Prunus dulcis)
  • Origin: Rootstocks Breeding Program of Agromillora Catalana.

Agronomic Traits

  • Vigor: High with peach, nectarine and plum varieties. Similar to Mariana-2624.
  • Compatibility: Good with varieties of plum, peach and nectarine. It has also been demonstrated to be compatible with some almond and apricot varieties.
  • Structure: Open, with medium branching.
  • Productivity: Highly productive.
  • Fruit size: Anticipates the maturation from 2 to 5 days compared to other rootstocks. Generates good size both in plum as in peach or nectarine fruits.
  • Adaptability: It adapts well to dense soils, with asphyxia.
  • Other characteristics: Green leaf rootstock, very hybrid appearance among plum and almond. Rigid and erect stem in early stages of development.

Resistances and / or tolerances

  • Asphyxia: Tolerant to asphyxia. Similar to Mariana-2624.
  • Chlorosis: High tolerance
  • Salinity: In study
  • Root-knot nematodes: Highly resistant.
  • Lesion nematodes: Lightly susceptible
  • Agrobacterium tumefaciens: Unknown, although probably is sensitive, as most plum trees.
  • Armillaria mellea: Unknown. Its high survival in  replanted soils  suggest that has tolerance
  • Rossellinia necatrix: Has demonstrated to be resistant in highly infested sites with this soil fungus.

Register in the Community Plant Variety Office

  • Denomination: Replantpac
  • Nº EXP. 2009/0230