September 2011 Issue

Quince evaluated for hardiness

By |September 1st, 2011|

Pear trees are inherently inefficient at ­partitioning growth resources to fruit. Modern-day pear rootstock/scion ­combinations typically used in the [...]

Michigan grower sees bright future for plums

By |September 1st, 2011|

Some of Rood’s older plum trees show there can be problems. This tree shows rootstock compatibility problems, and the [...]