Apple Rootstock Info: G.210

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Characteristic Detail Description
Rootstock G.210

G.210 is a semidwarfing rootstock that is resistant to fire blight (Erwinia amylovora) and crown rot (Phytopthora spp.). It is a hybrid from a cross between  and is larger than Ottawa 3 but smaller than Robusta 5. It is similar in size to Malling 7 but more productive and precocious.

Synonyms Geneva 210
Origin Ottawa 3 and Robusta 5
Availability Trial
Tree Size 60-65%
Precocity Early
Winter Hardiness Hardy
Suckering Low
Tree Support Needed Yes
Where tested within NC-140 or other research plantings BC, CA, IA, NY, ME, PA, UT


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