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Oct 23, Advantages of Planting Fruit Trees in Fall. You also run the risk of covering the graft union in grafted trees, which can lead to the rootstock overriding the grafted variety. Instead, spread the mulch starting a few inches outside the trunk area. Also, use appropriate mulch. For plants with pH needs abovedouble-shred hardwood works treefelling.buzzted Reading Time: 9 mins. Mike Haines Superintendent Boston Road Room G11 Billerica, MA Phone: Option #5 Fax: Staff Directory.
Feb 10, As the seasons change, we are entering the time of year for grafting fruit trees. The best time of year for most types of grafting is in the dormant season, or in the winter when the plant is not actively growing. However, bud grafting (the focus of this article) is usually done in the late summer. For late summer grafting, check that the bark is “slipping” or is easily Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins. Nov 14, For instance, you can graft early June apples, which will drop their fruit during mid-summer, and then graft other hardy varieties that will begin dropping their fruit in late August, September and October.
Step 3. Time to Graft Late winter into early summer is the best time to graft fruit trees. Much will depend upon the type of grafting you're doing.
Cut scions when temperatures are at or above freezing, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., when the sun is up and causes the sap to flow. If you live in a frost-free region of the country, you can graft at any time before new bud growth begins.
Care and Maintenance of Grafted Trees. After we grafted our trees, we waited, impatiently, for three or four weeks. Yes, once you get a fruit tree going you usually get more fruit than you can handle. Another option is to graft a different kind of fruit onto the plum. You have to do some research but I think apricot, nectarine, peach, or even cherry will work. Good luck!