Manual of Rootstocks

OHxF 513Semi-vigorous European pear rootstock

Used for: European pear, Asian pear
Developed by: Oregon State University
Country of origin: United States
Parentage: OHxF seedling

OHxF 513 is precocious, iron chlorosis tolerant, grows well in most soils and is well anchored.

OHxF 513 rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityEuropean pear, Asian pear
  • Vigour % of standard60% - 70%
  • Rootstock size classSemi-vigorous
  • PrecocityPrecocious
  • Support requiredTemporary support
  • Cold-hardinessCold-hardy
  • Cold hardiness (USDA)(5) -20F / -29C
  • DeveloperOregon State University
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Woolly aphidSome resistance
  • Fire blightSome resistance
  • Crown rotSome resistance

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