Drought tolerance of apple rootstocks: Production and partitioning of dry matter

@article{Atkinson2004DroughtTO,
  title={Drought tolerance of apple rootstocks: Production and partitioning of dry matter},
  author={Christopher John Atkinson and Michaelangelo Policarpo and Anthony David B Webster and Ayzin M. Kuden},
  journal={Plant and Soil},
  year={2004},
  volume={206},
  pages={223-235}
}
The drought tolerance of the commercial apple ( Malus domestica Borkh.) rootstocks M9, M26, M27 and MM111, and some new selections from the rootstock breeding programme at HRI-East Malling (AR69-7, AR295-6, AR360-19, AR486-1 and AR628-2), was assessed using potted, glasshouse-grown, unworked rootstocks. After an initial period of growth under well-watered… CONTINUE READING