[NAFEX] Graft question
Lon J. Rombough
lonrom at hevanet.com
Tue Apr 25 16:56:49 EDT 2006
I did just that graft with several partly girdled trees one time and it
worked fine. The graft is visible only as a small ridge on the trunk
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On Apr 24, 2006, at 12:24 PM, mauch1 at aol.com wrote:
I have apple tree whose root has sent up a sucker, probably because I
suspect there's crown gall somewhere underneath the graft. Question is
as both the tree and the rootstock are leafed out, could an inarch
graft be done using this rootstock sucker? I was thinking of lifting
the bark on the tree, and have sliced the rootstock off as if whip
graft, and removing any other growth from the sucker insert it in the
bark and tie down.
Any chance it would work? Alternatives anyone could suggest?
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