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RodneyS

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Buttercream being a good rootstock
« on: June 05, 2020, 12:10:22 PM »
I planted a Buttercream mango seed a little over a week/2 weeks ago.  Looks to be a vigorous grower




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Re: Buttercream being a good rootstock
« Reply #1 on: June 05, 2020, 05:26:14 PM »
How did that mango taste?
Be very careful and mindful of what you sow, for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap.

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Re: Buttercream being a good rootstock
« Reply #2 on: June 05, 2020, 05:33:33 PM »
Interesting, but good!  The texture is just as the name implies.  If I'd close my eyes, I'd describe the taste as Jelly Belly buttered popcorn or like butterscotch

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Re: Buttercream being a good rootstock
« Reply #3 on: June 05, 2020, 09:11:02 PM »
I have a buttercream on turpentine that I purchased in late summer 2019. Based on my observations it is a fast-growing tree. Similar to Cac, Coconut Cream, and Seacrest.

I grafted onto several manila seeding trees and looking forward to fruit in years to come. Seems well suited to California weather conditions. Likely to be successful in this semi-arid environment in So calif.

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Re: Buttercream being a good rootstock
« Reply #4 on: June 07, 2020, 04:39:12 PM »


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Re: Buttercream being a good rootstock
« Reply #5 on: June 07, 2020, 05:50:44 PM »
Buttercream was reported as poly...but I only see one sprout.
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Re: Buttercream being a good rootstock
« Reply #6 on: June 07, 2020, 06:03:57 PM »
I had some that were poly and some cake out mono.

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