Manual of Rootstocks

G.935Semi-dwarf M26 class rootstock

Used for: Apple
Developed by: Cornell University / USDA
Country of origin: United States
Parentage: Robusta 5 x Ottawa 3

It is apparent that with ‘G.935’, fruit size is a function of fruit numbers, but when the appropriate fruit-to-leaf relationship is established, fruit size on ‘G.935’ is similar to reasonably cropped ‘M.9’ clones.

G.935 rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityApple
  • Vigour % of standard45% - 55%
  • Rootstock size classSemi-dwarf
  • PrecocityPrecocious
  • Support requiredPermanent support
  • Cold-hardinessCold-hardy
  • Cold hardiness (USDA)(4) -30F / -34C
  • DeveloperCornell University
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Virus toleranceSome susceptibility
  • Woolly aphidSome susceptibility
  • Fire blightVery resistant
  • Burr knotsFew
  • Collar rotSome resistance
  • Crown rotVery resistant
  • Replant complexSome tolerance
  • Root suckersFew

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

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