Tag: grafting fruit trees

Apr 12

Second attempt at grafting.

Last year, in this article I wrote about grafting my apple tree. The idea is to have an apple tree that produces different varieties (flavors) on the same tree. It is a small space gardening concept for folks who are not able to have an orchard with many different trees. So, to that end, this …

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Apr 11

Grafting the apple tree– part 2

As a follow- up to this article, today, I completed my grafting process. The picture above shows the taped graft of a McIntosh apple to the existing tree branch. In the heart of the winter season (mid-February) deep in the tree’s dormancy period, I carefully pruned away the crowded branches and shaped the tree to …

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