Budding

Propagation

What is Budding Propagation?

For budding or bud grafting, a single vegetative bud on a stem is excised and attached to the stem of the rootstock. The plant that develops is known as a budded plant.

Materials Needed

1. Budding knives

2. stock plant

3. securing material (sting)

Step by Step Pictures

Budding propagation may take practice to be effective.

How To-

1. Make sure scion and rootstock are compatible

2. Prepare rootstock and budwood

3. Remove buds from budstick

4. Insert bud

5. Secure bud

6. Allow time to grow