woody64(5a)March 15, 2013

I've been trying to graft scions onto some apples trees I have with very limited success so am wondering if Iam doing it right.I make a t cut and insert a small piece of another apple tree into it.I have cut the small branch on a slant and insert it.Heres where I am confused,do you cut the outside layer right to the wood and insert it betwen the wood and ouside bark layer or do you leave a little soft tissue inside against the wood and then insert the scion betwwen this and the remainder of the bark on the outside? I know Iam supposed to contact the cambium layer bud do I leave some inside and some outside the scion? Hope this makes sense.

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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

they have been discussing this.. ad nauseum .. in the fruit forum ...


    Bookmark   March 16, 2013 at 9:16AM
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k,will move it there

    Bookmark   March 16, 2013 at 5:38PM
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