Definition of Rootstock. Meaning of Rootstock. Synonyms of Rootstock

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Definition of Rootstock

Rootstock
Rootstock Root"stock`, n. (Bot.) A perennial underground stem, producing leafly s?ems or flower stems from year to year; a rhizome.

Meaning of Rootstock from wikipedia

- A rootstock is part of a plant, often an underground part, from which new above-ground growth can be produced. It could also be described as a stem with...
- Citrus rootstock are plants used as rootstock for citrus plants. A rootstock plant must be compatible for scion grafting, and resistant to common threats...
- controlling phylloxera has been the grafting of phylloxera-resistant American rootstock (usually hybrid varieties created from the Vitis berlandieri, Vitis riparia...
- (non-****ually) by grafting or budding a desired variety onto a suitable rootstock. Perennial plants can be propagated either by ****ual or vegetative means...
- clonal grafting onto rootstocks. Apple trees grown without rootstocks tend to be larger and much slower to fruit after planting. Rootstocks are used to control...
- plant is called the scion (/ˈsaɪən/) while the lower part is called the rootstock. The success of this joining requires that the vascular tissues grow together...
- aurantium), also known as Seville orange, sour orange (especially when used as rootstock for a sweet orange tree), bigarade orange and marmalade orange. Like the...
- American vines as basis for hybrid vines used for rootstock material. However, since such rootstocks may be less than optimal in other respects, it is...
- propagated by grafting a selected variety onto a rootstock, which may be of a pear or quince variety. Quince rootstocks produce smaller trees, which is often desirable...
- Registry (NGR) PlantGrape (catalogue of vines grown in France: varieties, rootstocks, clones) Wine varietal directory Most common varietal wines Grape varieties...