[NAFEX] broken grape and grafting
Lon J. Rombough
lonrom at hevanet.com
Sun Apr 8 13:23:11 EDT 2007
The vine WILL grow back and more. Grafting a broken limb on a vine is
a waste of energy as the bleeding of the vine makes it very hard to get
a good union.
Your vine is most likely actually something like Himrod, as there are
no commercially available seedless forms of Niagara.
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On Apr 8, 2007, at 9:23 AM, road's end farm wrote:
On Apr 8, 2007, at 11:12 AM, Jenny Ruth Yasi wrote:
> Snow fell off my roof and totally broke my Niagara white seedless
> grape, right at the old part of the vine. The old part was getting too
> anyway, but sigh, hate to lose the whole vine. Anyway to save it?
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