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  1. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    Here are a couple of examples on shoots that might be used as scions for grafting: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] It's ver important to be able to...

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  2. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    It's good to take a look at a slice of tree and become practiced at identifing the cambium. Just inside the outer bark, lies the green...

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  3. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    For successful grafts: The vascular cambium of the rootstock must be held in direct contact with that of the rootstock. The vascular...

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  4. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    There are all sorts of detached scion grafts, defined mostly by the type of cut that is made to attach the scion to the understock. I...

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  5. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    When you read about grafting, there are about a million names for different kinds of grafts. It makes you think that there's a dark art...

    Feb 27, 2017 at 1:45 AM
  6. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    A caveat about WHY we might want to graft is WHY NOT graft. To graft successfully, both the rootstock and the scion must be healthy and...

    Feb 27, 2017 at 1:44 AM
  7. Tentakelaertje liked markyscott's post in the thread Grafting 101.

    Let's start with why you might want to graft. There are several reasons: Reason #1 is to keep cultivars true to type. Want to...

    Feb 27, 2017 at 1:44 AM
  8. Tentakelaertje liked parhamr's post in the thread Progression of Acer macrophyllum C.

    I repotted this tree today. I thought the tree had been in the grow bag for two years but this thread conveniently documents otherwise....

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  9. Tentakelaertje liked BunjaeKorea's post in the thread My mame thread.

    Chojubi update..flowering like mad....

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  10. Tentakelaertje liked ColinFraser's post in the thread The beer bottle (or can) Bonsai Thread.

    Here's a little boxwood from nursery stock with a double IPA from one of my favorite local breweries, Island Brewing. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  11. Tentakelaertje replied to the thread Clump Hornbeam.

    No problem Judy, my pleasure! It looks waay better now, much better than the virt too! Thank you for showing!

    Feb 26, 2017 at 12:39 PM
  12. Tentakelaertje liked JudyB's post in the thread Clump Hornbeam.

    Took your advice, here are the results. I like it, thanks A LOT! The one branch that is still in that space is a back branch. 2 photos...

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  13. Tentakelaertje liked JudyB's post in the thread Hackberry #2.

    I've shared this hackberry in other threads before, but never created one for it. After pruning and repotting. This is the earliest...

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  14. Tentakelaertje liked aml1014's post in the thread My mame thread.

    I love fresh little maple leaves[ATTACH] The bougie is so close![ATTACH] [ATTACH] The little ones are starting to need water twice a...

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  15. Tentakelaertje liked Wilson's post in the thread Yamadori in the U.S..

    This is a collected jack pine that Ryan Neil worked on in a conference up here[ATTACH] I believe it is for sale for around for a little...

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