Manual of Rootstocks

Atlas®Standard stone fruit rootstock

Used for: Peach
Developed by: Zaiger Genetics
Country of origin: United States

Atlas is a very vigorous standard rootstock for peaches.

Atlas rootstock characteristics

  • Species compatibilityPeach
  • Vigour % of standard100% - 105%
  • Support requiredFree-standing
  • Cold-hardinessCold-hardy
  • DeveloperZaiger Genetics
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Bacterial cankerSome susceptibility
  • Root knot nematodeSome resistance
  • Ring nematodeSome susceptibility
  • Honey / Oak root fungusSome susceptibility
  • Crown GallSome resistance
  • Root suckersFew
  • Verticillium Wilt (Blackheart)Some susceptibility

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

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