Manual of Rootstocks

Horner 4Vigorous European pear rootstock

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Developed by: G.T. Spinks, Long Ashton Research Station
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Introduced: 1920
Parentage: Bartlett x Conference

Horner 4 is a vigorous rootstock that produces large fruit.

Horner 4 rootstock characteristics

  • Country of originUnited Kingdom
  • Period of origin1900 - 1949

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

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