Manual of Rootstocks

SJP 84-5162Intermediate dwarf rootstock

Used for: Apple
Developed by: Agriculture and Agri-Food, Canada
Country of origin: Canada
Parentage: Robusta 5 x M27

The SJP series were selected for resistance to to Powdery Mildew, Apple Scab, Woolly Apple Aphid and have no incompatibility problems.

SJP 84-5162 rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityApple
  • Vigour % of standard30% - 40%
  • Rootstock size classDwarf
  • PrecocityPrecocious
  • Support requiredPermanent support
  • Cold-hardinessCold-hardy
  • Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
  • Country of originCanada
  • Woolly aphidVery resistant
  • Fire blightSome resistance
  • Powdery mildewVery resistant
  • ScabVery resistant
  • Burr knotsFew
  • Collar rotSome susceptibility
  • Crown rotSome susceptibility
  • Root suckersSome

Find our more about this rootstock in the 'Manual of Worldwide Temperate Zone Fruit and Nut Tree Rootstocks'.

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