- See also:
- Vigorous Asian pear1
Pyrus calleryanaStandard Asian pear rootstock
|Used for:||Asian pear|
Pyrus calleryana is a very vigorous, large tree that tolerates wet and dry soil, alkaline soil and heavy soil, but is moderately susceptible to iron chlorosis.
Pyrus calleryana rootstock characteristics
- Species compatibilityAsian pear
- Vigour % of standard100% - 110%
- Rootstock size classStandard
- Cold hardiness (USDA)(6) -10F / -23C
- Fire blightVery resistant
- Honey / Oak root fungusSome resistance
Find our more about this rootstock in the 'Manual of Worldwide Temperate Zone Fruit and Nut Tree Rootstocks'.