Montmorency Pie Cherry

falca(z5 IL)July 26, 2013

Are Montmorency Pie Cherry trees grafted? If so, what root stock is most commonly used?


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Yes, many are. The rootstock, seems to be Gisela 5 these days. Mine is an eight year old tree on Mahaleb. It is a dwarfing but precocious rootstock. The tree is very healthy. I am purchasing another sour cherry for next spring and it will be on Gisela 5.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2013 at 8:19AM
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