2008 September

Science & Technology


Duct Tape Grafting

September 21st, 2008

In case you didn’t know, most large-fruited, temperate orchard fruit varieties, such as apples, pears and peaches are propagated by grafting. Many plant varieties are propagated by cuttings, which clones the plant, making a another plant genetically identical to the original. For some tree fruits, grafting is more efficient in making more of a given [Read more…]