Rootstocks dictate the size that the tree will grow to. For full information about pear tree rootstocks and tree types please click here.

Growing types of Plum Trees Pixy Rootstock Dwarfing bush type tree; easily maintained to 8' in height. Also suitable for 18" patio pots. Heavy cropping early in life, the best general purpose rootstock. Plant 8' apart.

St Julian Rootstock Vigorous orchard sized tree of 12-14'. Plant 14' apart.

Supercolumn trees are slender, compact columns that grow on average to only 7' tail and bearing heavy crops along the full length of the stem.