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Post Budding
I am a little confused on budding. Does the Bud(scion wood) have to be dormant to be successfully grafted or can you take a bud now and graft? Thanks!

Wed Jul 13, 2011 7:10 pm

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Post Re: Budding
The ‘budding wood’ or ‘bud stick’ will be fresh. You use the newly formed buds at the base of the leaves on a shoot having developed this year, like a water shoot from the top of the tree. Nothing dormant about it, everything’s alive and growing :mrgreen:

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Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:08 am
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