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grafting maples

Posted by hank11 8 (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 29, 09 at 19:23

Does anybody know if a sugar maple, or any other kind of maple can be grafted onto silver maple root stock?

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RE: grafting maples

i don't see why not, but i've never done it.

RE: grafting maples

My question is why would you want to do that? We usually graft a preferred species on a root stock with beneficial characteristics. Silver Maple roots are among the most obnoxious in the urban and suburban forest.

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