Time of the Year to Graft Fruit Trees

Graft apple trees in spring image by bekahboo42: morguefile

Graft fruit trees in the spring when buds appear, but before blooming, for best results. The bark of the wood must slip easily from the root stock to promote grafting.

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Nannette Richford is an avid gardener, teacher and nature enthusiast with more than four years' experience in online writing. Richford holds a Bachelor of Science in secondary education from the University of Maine Orono and certifications in teaching 7-12 English, K-8 General Elementary and Birth to age 5.

Photo by: bekahboo42: morguefile