<em>Malus</em> ‘Budagovsky 9’

Malus ‘Budagovsky 9’ Rootstock

(Apple) [M8 x Red Standard (Krasnij Standart)] Also called Red-leafed Paradise or Bud 9. Michurinsk College of Ag, Michurin, Russia, 1946.

Dwarfing rootstock, produces a tree about a quarter the size of a standard tree. Highly productive and precocious (fruits at a young age) with large fruit size. Very hardy though not as hardy as Antonovka.

In most locations, requires weeding, mulching, staking and irrigation. Space trees 5-10' apart. Note that reddish cambium does not scrape green like other rootstocks. Some resistance to fireblight. Z4.

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We ship rootstock in both March and April.
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229 Malus ‘Budagovsky 9’
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229A: April shipment, 10 for $29.50
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229B: March shipment, 10 for $29.50
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229C: April shipment, 50 for $75.00
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229D: March shipment, 50 for $75.00
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229E: April shipment, 100 for $125.00
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229F: March shipment, 100 for $125.00
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Additional Information

Hardy Rootstocks

We do our best to provide ¼" caliper stock. Because of factors beyond our control (such as weather!) stock may be 31638".

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All apple trees require a second variety for pollination.

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