Tetra® (Test)

 Rootstocks Tetra® Test Selection

Description

     
 

Synonym:

Empyrean® 3 (USA)

 

Origin:

A. Nicotra and L. Moser, Istituto Spermentale Per La Frutticoltura, Rome, Italy 1995 

 

Parentage:

Selected seedling of P Domestica 'Reine Claude du Bavay' 

 

Size compared to G Queen seedling:

Unknown in New Zealand, but likely to be 5 to 10% smaller than G Queen Peach Seedling 
 

Tolerances:

Moderately resistant to replant complex 
 

Resistances:

Root knot nematode, Armillaria mellea, Phytophthora cactorum 
 

Susceptibilities:

None known 
 

Precocity:

Unknown in New Zealand 

 

Support:

Self Supporting 

   

 

 

Notes

Compatible with peach, nectarine, apricot, almond, plum.
No suckers.  
With peach and nectarine, the smaller tree size enhances fruit colour.  
Fruit matures earlier than G Queen seedling by 3-5 days.
Similar yield and efficiency to Golden Queen seedling 
    Test Selection:  
This is not an offer for sale of this rootstock.  Trees are produced to order only and a test fee applies.
     

© Copyright McGrath Nurseries Limited 2013

 

McGrath Nurseries Ltd
Specialist Fruit Tree Nurserymen and Intellectual Property Managers

Physical Address:
3/1628 Cambridge Rd,
SH 1, Cambridge,
New Zealand

Mailing Address:
3/1628 Cambridge Rd,
RD3 Hamilton 3283,
New Zealand

P: +64 7 827 8281
F: +64 7 827 7773
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.mcgrathnurseries.co.nz