Rootstocks M 26

Description

     
 

Synonym:

Malling 26, tested as EM 3436 

 

Origin:

H M Tydeman, East Malling Research Station, Maidstone, UK 1959 

 

Parentage:

M 9 x M 16, 'Ketziner Ideal' 

 

Size compared to seedling:

40-45%
 

Tolerances:

None of note
 

Resistances:

None of note 
 

Susceptibilities:

Phytophthora, woolly apple aphid, burr knots.  Extremely susceptible to fireblight. 
 

Precocity:

High 

 

Support:

Some support required. 

   

 

 

Notes

Fruit of variety grown on M 26 are noted to be large.
Fruit matures approximately 5 to 7 days earlier than MM 106.
Should be planted only on free draining soils. 
     
     

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