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Summer and Fall is the time of the year when we are grafting the majority of our trees. Our primary grafting technique is referred to as budding, specifically chip budding. Budding is a type of grafting. Budding is our primary method used to make new fruit trees that resemble their “parents.” Most all fruit trees do not breed anywhere near true from seed, and to get the exact characteristics of a fruit variety.
Aug 13, Trees are grafted when one plant’s tissue is added to the tissue of another. The scion, which is the part of the stem with buds, is attached to a root stock. A root stock is an established root. This then allows the two plants to grow as treeclearing.barted Reading Time: 5 mins.