[NAFEX] Re: Rootstocks/dormancy

Thomas Olenio tolenio at sentex.net
Sat Oct 30 13:29:46 EDT 2004

On Sat, 30 Oct 2004 11:19:55 -0500, Dave Griffin  
<griffingardens at earthlink.net> wrote:

>  <snip>
>  So for me the answer is budding high onto a hardy rootstock to form a
> stem builder tree, but not for what doing this might contribute to the
> scion hardiness so much as for what it does for the trunk itself -  
> provide hardiness to what in some years is a vulnerable part of the tree.


How "high" is high enough?



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