Learn all about fruit tree grafting and take home a grafted tree.
The session will cover: the history of budding; when and how to collect and store scion wood; different types of rootstocks and reasons for selection; different methods of summer budding and their pros and cons; best tools to use; the best methods for sealing the graft; plant aftercare and how to make sure your graft takes.
£40 or £75 if booked together with Summer Fruit Tree Pruning (Saturday 14th August). Booking essential: book online (incurs a fee) or call during officer hours.
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