UCB1-D110: Duarte Nursery produced a second generation of clonal lines, selected from UCB1 seeds, purchased from FPS. 2011-2016, all 4 clones were placed in24 field trials. Clones D110 and D71 outperform the industry standard UCB1 clones in these trials.
VigorClone™ V211™ & V215™ were propagated in2000 with the original old clone.15 of these clones were placed in a field trial in 2002, first data was taken in 2014.Clones V211, V214 and V215 were extremely vigorous, exceeding the industry standard’s UCB1 yield by an average of more than 140% during on years.Duarte Nursery will produce 250-500K Gen III clones for 2020 planting.
Duarte Nursery Clonal Pistachios are delivered through a world-class nursery propagation capability including in vitro micropropagation technology, advanced highly controlled greenhouses and specialized field establishment systems. Duarte Nursery is a world-class leader in micropropagation techniques for agricultural crops.
The pistachios are delivered in a 3”x3”x7” plastic container with a virgin non-soil growing media. Field grafting with scion occurs approximately four months following planting. Year round planting is recommended for most situations.
DNI Clonal Pistachios deliver major impacts to growers’ bottom lines. Increased yields, environmental adaptability, uniformity and disease resistance provide clear business advantages.