Multiple rootstock or multi-root system is the growing of plants with two or more rootstocks so the plant has more developed root system, its growth will be accelerated, thus, enhance physiological maturity and early fruiting..
Multiroot trees not only increase growth and precocity but also increase drought tolerance, decrease susceptibility to disease and perhaps prevent my trees from being blown over in strong winds.
The nutmeg and mace of “multiroot long” variety has bigger and heavier than that of the regular varieties of nutmeg. 80 to 90 seeds of the long nutmeg add up to a kilogram and 300 to 350 maces weigh a kg.
The Multiroot technology can enhance the plant growth potential twice or thrice compared to a normal plant. The practice of grafting additional rootstocks has broad soil adaptability, rapid initial development, drought resistance, early bearing, high productivity, disease resistance, plants longevity and lower the incidence of wilt.
If the roots of the plants were injured or diseased, the plants will no longer absorb water and nutrients from the soil and the plants will eventually die because of lack of nutrients from the soil. In multiroot plants, the other rootstocks will support the build-up and the tree will survive.
Multiroot plant especially in dry climatesand have a specialised dimorphic root system consisting of a deep-reaching taproot to access deep soil water resources and groundwater and a more or less dense network of horizontal lateral roots in the topsoil primarily responsible for nutrient absorption.
The root system is the basic foundation of plants and its growth depends solely on root development. The multiple rootstocks to greatly accelerate the growth of nutmeg trees twice as large as the normal trees. So, the trees fruit earlier and bear more fruit compared to the normal trees.
Roots are essential for plant productivity and serve a variety of functions .The architecture of a multi root system may influence its ability to withstand uprooting by wind. It gives better root anchorage that enables the trees to resist strong winds and other adverse conditions.
The rootstocks in multroot pants absorb more water and ions than self-rooted plants and transport these water and ions to the aboveground scion. This type of roots increases the nutrient uptake and utilization efficiency in plants.
The “multiroot long” variety nutmeg has bigger and heavier nuts and flower than that of the regular variety. (80 to 90 seeds of the long nutmeg add up to a kilogram and 300 to 350 flowers weigh a kg.)
Thrikkeparambil Multiroot Nutmeg Plantations and Nursery was originally founded in 2011 as a normal plants nursery. Started our operations in the year 2013, we, Thrikkeparambil Nursery, are known for manufacturing, supplying and trading a wide range of the finest quality Multiroot Nutmeg, Coco & Fruit Plants.The plants are cultivated under hygienic environment by using the finest grade of organic manure.Customers have the facility to visit the farm and familiarize about the breed, quality , high germination capacity, ability to bear harsh weathering conditions, longer life span and excellent survival rate, make these plants ideal for agricultural purposes. Our company has evolved and responded to our customers' demand of quality nursery products.
Amazing Nutmeg plants(multiroot) and great service! We got 20 multiroot nutmeg trees 2 years ago and its started flowering. The nuts and mace are so big for this special variety that I have never seen. The nursery is awesome, neat and well stocked! Very kind and helpful staff, good prices and best selection! . Here you will get the best nutmeg plants in Kerala.
Raju samPlanter, Malampuzha
This Multiroot nursery sells many various native fruit and Commercial Crop plants especially Nutmeg in the Kothamangalam area. The staffs are so knowledgeable and willing to assist you. Love to go here to purchase my plantation needs.
Sudhakaran, PalaPlantation Manager
I truly love Thrikkeparambil Nursery! They have an incredibly HUGE variety of plants for a good price especially Nutmeg. I can see the mother plants of all seedlings that they sell in this nursery. I love to wander through the nursery and appreciate so much how knowledgeable and patient everyone is. I highly recommend you visiting!
This is one of the prettiest nurseries I have ever seen. They have a wide selection of plants, especially multiroot Nutmeg, fruits, herbs, etc. The staffs are very friendly and knowledgeable and are more happy to assist customer with plant selections and give great advice of what type of plant work best for you. It seemed to me that its prices were pretty average, not too much above or below than other nurseries. It’s a huge place for multiroot nutmeg variety plants especially multiroot long and it is very well maintained.
This is a great place to shop for the best multiroot nutmeg plants in kerala! The staffs are knowledgeable and helpfull. The area is so clean and well maintained.. Glad to have you in our neighborhood..