Manual of Rootstocks

Quince AdamsSemi-dwarf European pear rootstock

Used for: European pear, Quince
Country of origin: Belgium
Parentage: Angers Quince

Derived from the Angers quince, Quince Adams has better compatibility with European pears than Quince A.

Quince Adams rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityEuropean pear, Quince
  • Vigour % of standard50% - 60%
  • Rootstock size classSemi-dwarf
  • PrecocityPrecocious
  • Support requiredPermanent support
  • Country of originBelgium

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