Eco-physiological evaluation of different scion-rootstock combinations of almond grown in Mediterranean conditions

  title={Eco-physiological evaluation of different scion-rootstock combinations of almond grown in Mediterranean conditions},
  author={Jih{\`e}ne Ben Yahmed and Mohamed Ghrab and Mehdi Ben Mimoun},
Introduction. Recent management trends in almond orchards have focused on intensification and high-density plantings using Prunus rootstock cultivars with different vigor traits. This investigation aims to prospect precocious detection of adequate scion-rootstock combination for almond. Materials and methods. Five almond cultivars (‘Tuono’, ‘Lauranne’, ‘Soleta’, ‘Belona’ and ‘Guara’) grafted on three peach and plum based rootstocks of different degrees of vigor (‘Garnem’, ‘Rootpac-40’ and… 

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