Simple Steps to Tree Grafting
Tree grafting is a pretty neat way of duplicating the same species of plant or producing something different while at the seem time-saving a few dollars. The very first time I was introduced to grafting a tree was many years ago when I worked as a landscape tech
It was interesting to see how this method was carried out. Here in the Bahamas, we call this method tree mossing. In this article, we will be looking at how this is done as we enter the world of tree grafting.
What is tree grafting all about?
I am glad that you asked. Grafting is the process by which various methods are used to join different plant parts to grow as one I think that is pretty amazing. As a kid growing up I remembered
we grew these fruits in the neighborhood that was called sour orange, I was told that it was a mixture of an orange and a sour tree that produced this bittersweet fruit and to be honest the fruit tasted great. We will now be turning our attention to how to graft a tree.
How to graft a tree
Grafting is not as hard as some may think, all it takes is a little know-how and you will be well on your way.
The final word
Tree grafting is a cool way to have so much fun while experimenting with plant varieties. So go ahead and give this a try you will enjoy the results as you work hand in hand with nature.
About the author
Norman loves being in the garden, both at home and for his job....
he is 'Natures Little helper' being outdoors, growing his vegetables and flowers from an early age.
Now having spent over 22 years in the profession he want to give some of his knowledge to others...
his vast array of hints and tips you will find scattered over this site will help you no end growing plants in your garden.