Best dwarfing rootstock for pear trees. It has a great ability to induce precocity and high density crop load. It is used in intensive orchards at densities of 1,500-1,700 trees/ha.
Weak to regular anchoring, so it is necessary to use structure.
Soil, climate, and management requirements superior to other quince trees, so it should be planted with optimum irrigation, nutrition, and weed control management only.