East Malling Research Station
A crossbreed between M-types with a moderate growing power.
The MM106 rootstock is gives a considerably higher vigor than of the M9 rootstock. By using the MM106 rootstock, the vigor can be reduced to 70% relative to seedlings (compared to 40% with the M9 T337 rootstock).
|Indication mapping of the vigor from B9 rootstock|
|M9 RN 29||45%|
|M9 T337 / B9||40%|
|M9 FL 56||35%|
Resistant / tolerant to
Because the MM106 rootstock gives a considerably higher vigor compared to the M9T337 rootstock, this rootstock is very suitable for less strong soils.
Divergent sortings on consultation