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Wildman

  • Joined Apr 2008
Cutting from apple tree
« on: April 04, 2008, 07:35:03 am »
We would like to take a cutting from our apple tree at our old house, can anyone  tell us how to do this please?
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MrRee

  • Joined Jan 2008
Re: Cutting from apple tree
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2008, 12:36:30 am »
I think you'll have to take quite a few cuttings. Try "stooling" if there are branches low enough and you have time OR if you're adept at grafting,or know someone who is,then you'll have a much better survival rate with this method. Google came up with plenty of hits for all the aforementioned........ Ree
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Fluffywelshsheep

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Near Stirling, Central Scotland
Re: Cutting from apple tree
« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2008, 01:24:22 pm »
not sure if it has to be done as a special time of the year, Sap falling or sap rising not sure which

Linz

Wildman

  • Joined Apr 2008
Re: Cutting from apple tree
« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2008, 09:32:04 pm »
Thank you all for the info

 

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