MonreposSemi-vigorous cherry rootstock
|Used for:||European plum, Cherry plum, Sweet cherry, Sour cherry, Damson|
|Developed by:||Agri-Food Research and Technology Center of Aragon|
|Country of origin:||Spain|
|Parentage:||Prunus cerasifera seedling|
Monrepos was developed for sweet cherry in Spain and other Mediterranean countries. It is vigorous, has good adaptation to calcareous and heavy soils with high lime content, high productivity, and good anchorage.
Monrepos rootstock characteristics
- Species compatibilityEuropean plum, Cherry plum, Sweet cherry, Sour cherry, Damson
- Vigour % of standard80%
- Rootstock size classSemi-vigorous
- PrecocitySlow to start bearing
- Support requiredFree-standing
- Country of originSpain
Find our more about this rootstock in the 'Manual of Worldwide Temperate Zone Fruit and Nut Tree Rootstocks'.