Is it possible to grow fruit trees from seed? Or will the fruit be totally different from the parent plant? Years ago, I saw a tv program that tried – and succeeded – making so-called “preppers” look as crazy as possible. I found myself freuently shaking my head at the families featured on the show […]
Grafting fruit trees might seem like an intimidating task that not many know how to do… This is a step by step picture tutorial for grafting fruit trees.
Grafting is a basic homestead skill that’s easy to learn. If you don’t already know, most modern apple and other fruit trees; as well as some grapes, are grown from two parts: a “root stock” and a “scion”. For the purpose of this discussion we’ll refer to all hand-grafted plants as “trees”. The root stock […]
Having an orchard on the homestead is a worthy pursuit, but it can be an expensive endeavor. So how can you have a rewarding bountiful orchard without over spending? Try your hand at grafting. It’s an affordable way that just takes a little know how and practice. In this article we will tell you how […]
Grafting trees has several benefits, especially for small homesteads and yards with limited room. Learn more about grafting, including how to graft thanks to Lady Lee’s Home.
Grafting fruit trees is the joining of two fruit trees from the same family, so one tree can produce two verities of fruit. Click to discover 4 technique to graft fruit trees…