Manual of Rootstocks

MyranSemi-vigorous stone fruit rootstock

Used for: European plum, Japanese plum, Apricot, Peach
Developed by: INRA
Country of origin: France
Parentage: (Prunus cerasifera x Prunus salicina) x Prunus persica

Observations in Israel indicate Myran has better fruit size and color than varieties grafted on ‘GF-677’ rootstock.

Myran rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityEuropean plum, Japanese plum, Apricot, Peach
  • Vigour % of standard70%
  • Rootstock size classSemi-vigorous
  • Support requiredTemporary support
  • Cold-hardinessNot cold-hardy
  • DeveloperINRA
  • Country of originFrance
  • Root knot nematodeSome resistance
  • Ring nematodeSome susceptibility
  • Honey / Oak root fungusSome resistance, Some susceptibility
  • Root suckersNone
  • Plum pox virus / SharkaVery susceptible

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

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