cherry grafting ID please

jagchaser(5A NE, -15-115f may frost)April 7, 2013

I grafted a few montmorency scions onto this today, just to practice. I'm not really sure what it is, but I think it is an ornamental cherry of some kind.
Any ideas?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jagchaser(5A NE, -15-115f may frost)

Here is a pic of the tree itself.

    Bookmark   April 7, 2013 at 9:30PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jagchaser(5A NE, -15-115f may frost)

Pictures of the buds aren't too great.....those are leftover fruit from last year. I never noticed fruit before and I didn't actually get to see it last summer. When I break open the fruit it only has one seed inside. The seed resembles an apple seed but of course it sits in the center and thereis only one. It has a couple mullberries on one side and a couple of unknown variety apples on the other, all planted by someone else quite awhile ago.

    Bookmark   April 7, 2013 at 9:39PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Tony(Zone 5. Omaha, Nebraska)

Jag,

The tree in the photo probably a flowering pear. You can graft any pears to it and not cherry.

Tony

    Bookmark   April 7, 2013 at 10:18PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
cousinfloyd

I'd assume Tony is right, but if you have any doubt open up one of those leftover fruits and see if there are seeds or a pit in it.

    Bookmark   April 8, 2013 at 7:45AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
murkwell

Please prune those stubs out just leaving the tiniest bit past the branch collar. They are killing me.

    Bookmark   April 8, 2013 at 2:21PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Window blinds, fence wire, electric engraver, drill, and pliers
What can make with window blinds, fence wire, electric...
2010champsbcs
Converting typhoon damaged hillside forest to blueberry plantation
Hello all We've recently obtained a small strip of...
theniceguy
Apple Tree Help - Thank you!
Hello, I have four different varieties of small (starting...
kailunkat
Lime and lemon tree Houston area?
Best lime and lemon tree for Houston area? What are...
johnfam
First Bench Grafts Using a Fieldcraft Topgrafter
Hi all, I've been patiently waiting for signs of life...
gardener365
Sponsored Products
Liberty Furniture Hampton Bay Door Bookcase in Cherry Finish
Beyond Stores
Illumine Outdoor Lighting. 16 in. Radial Shade, Black, Arm
Home Depot
Spider Mica Wall Sconce by WPT Design
$276.25 | Lumens
Campania International Tribute Cast Stone Backless Garden Bench - BE-117-AL
$679.99 | Hayneedle
Birch Drum Table
Overstock.com
AICO Furniture - Monte Carlo II Cafe Noir China Cabinet -...
Great Furniture Deal
Hydronic Chrome Heated Towel Warmer
Hudson Reed
52-Inch Supra Brushed Steel Energy Star Ceiling Fan
$247.95 | Bellacor
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™