[NAFEX] autumn olive

John S swim_at_svc at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 10 20:15:37 EDT 2009


I have two 18-24" Joel's that are covered with fruit every year.  On their own roots...
 
Joel is apparently self-fertile or one of my other Prunus serves as a good pollinator (growing Nankings and Korean cherries)
 
John



--- On Thu, 9/10/09, Lon J. Rombough <lonrom at hevanet.com> wrote:


From: Lon J. Rombough <lonrom at hevanet.com>
Subject: Re: [NAFEX] autumn olive
To: "North American Fruit Explorers" <nafex at lists.ibiblio.org>
Date: Thursday, September 10, 2009, 4:52 PM


The Meader varieties, Jan, Joy, and Joelle, are actually species of plums and are graft compatible on plum stocks like St. Julian.  Grow a stock 5 or 6 feet tall and graft the bush cherries on the top like a tree rose and you may get fruit.  That puts them up where air circulation  reduces disease on the blossoms.
-Lon Rombough
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On Sep 10, 2009, at 1:42 PM, mIEKAL aND wrote:

On the other hand I've had no luck with Hansen's....  Of the Meader
named varieties...
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