<em>Malus</em> ‘M111’

Malus ‘M111’ Rootstock

(Apple) [Northern Spy x Merton 793 (Northern Spy x East Malling11)] Collaborative intro of East Malling Research Stn and the John Innes Institute, Merton, England, about 1950. Technically named MM111, the MM refers to Malling and Merton.

Very popular semi-dwarf rootstock produces a tree about 65-80% of standard. Space trees 15-20' apart. No staking necessary. Fruits at a slightly younger age than standards.

Well anchored and adaptable to a wide range of soils. Resistant to woolly aphid. Not nearly as long-lived as standards. Hardy to Z4, maybe Z3.

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227 Malus ‘M111’
Item Discounted
227A: April shipment, 10 for $29.50
227B: March shipment, 10 for $29.50
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