Budding

Propagation Methods

What is Budding?

Budding is a horticultural technique used to join parts from two or more plants so that they appear to grow as a single plant.

Basic Tools

  • Budding tape
  • Budding knife
  • Pruning shares

2 Common Techniques for Budding

T- Budding (for fruit trees) & Patch Budding (for trees with thicker bark)

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Patch Budding

-A patch of bark is removed and a same sized patch with the bud is inserted in its place
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