Origin

B10® is a rootstock that was released from Michurinsk University of Agriculture in Russia. Bred by Dr. Budagovsky, B10® is a cross of Bud 9 x 13-14.

Influence on Scion Habit

B10® produces trees that are 30% to 35% of seedling. B10® produces tree similar to M-9 T337 in climates like Eastern Washington State. B10® has vigor similar to Pajam® 2 in climates like New York.

Disease Resistance

B10® is cold hardy and resistant to fire blight.

Nursery Habit

This rootstock is easy to propagate in layer beds or stool beds with strait plants that have few side shoots or spines.

Horticultural Value

B10® has a yield efficiency and precocity similar to M-9. It has been in orchard trials in the United States for over 8 years now and seems to grow very well.

B10®