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Overview

Grafting Fruit Trees by Larry Southwick, Elayne Sears

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780882662091
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 01/06/1981
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 404,589
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.13(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Definition of Terms
Tools for Grafting
Wound Dressing
Why Graft?
Types of Grafts
When to Graft or Bud
Source of Scion and Bud Wood
Cleft Grafting
Bark Graft
Inlay Graft (also called Veneer and Rind)
Bridge Graft
Inarch Graft
Whip or Tongue Graft
Stub Graft
Oblique Side Graft
Budding
Ten Essentials of Successful Grafting and Budding
Ten Most-Asked Questions About Grafting

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Grafting Fruit Trees 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
GeorgeO More than 1 year ago
It took me about a half hour to read this book and learn so much about grafting trees. It's concise and easy to understand since it's written in layman's terms. I've learned so much from this book and feel confident in attempting my own tree grafts. It's a must read for every gardener!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago