Manual of Rootstocks

Citation®Semi-vigorous stone fruit rootstock

Used for: Apricot, Peach
Developed by: Zaiger Genetics
Country of origin: United States
Parentage: Siberian C x Plum x Almond

Citation is a semi-vigorous hybrid rootstock, compatible with apricot and plum, and possibly peaches.

Citation rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityApricot, Peach
  • Vigour % of standard50% - 60%
  • Rootstock size classSemi-vigorous
  • DeveloperZaiger Genetics
  • Country of originUnited States
  • PhytophthoraSome resistance
  • Bacterial cankerSome susceptibility
  • Root knot nematodeSome resistance
  • Ring nematodeSome resistance
  • Root lesion nematodeSome resistance
  • Honey / Oak root fungusSome susceptibility
  • Crown GallVery susceptible

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