Can you graft Fruiting Quince on Asian Pear tree?

armyofda12mnkeys(7a, Philly, PA)February 14, 2013

Hey all,

I have a young 4 in 1 Asian Pear tree.
Im getting some quince cuttings from UC cuttings program and rather than graft onto my 5 Quinces trees, I'd rather just graft them onto my pear tree (since i dont like pears as much). Is that possible, or is it not compatible?

and if they are compatible, Can you use a simple whip and tongue graft?

Thanks!,
Ari

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Scott F Smith(6B/7A MD)

According to "The Home Orchard" book, that combo is not compatible. On p. 100 of that book there is a nice table of general graft compatibility.

Scott

    Bookmark   February 15, 2013 at 7:19PM
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armyofda12mnkeys(7a, Philly, PA)

Darn :), K ... Thanks for the info scottfsmith.

    Bookmark   February 16, 2013 at 2:27AM
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