Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Rooting pear, plum rootstocks: Growth-regulator treatments and a warm preplanting storage period promoted rooting of fall-collected hardwood cuttings

Authors

Hudson T. Hartmann
Carl J. Hansen

Authors Affiliations

Hudson T. Hartmann is Associate Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis; Carl J. Hansen is Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 12(10):4-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v012n10p4. October 1958.

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Abstract

Taking hardwood cuttings in the fall—while the buds were in the rest period—treating them with indolebutyric acid, followed by immediate planting or holding at 60°F-65°F for several weeks before planting gave good rooting of several difficult-to-root tree fruit rootstocks.

Hartmann H, Hansen C. 1958. Rooting pear, plum rootstocks: Growth-regulator treatments and a warm preplanting storage period promoted rooting of fall-collected hardwood cuttings. Hilgardia 12(10):4-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v012n10p4

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