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Can you graft Fruiting Quince on Asian Pear tree?

Posted by armyofda12mnkeys 7a (My Page) on
Thu, Feb 14, 13 at 19:03

Hey all,

I have a young 4 in 1 Asian Pear tree.
Im getting some quince cuttings from UC cuttings program and rather than graft onto my 5 Quinces trees, I'd rather just graft them onto my pear tree (since i dont like pears as much). Is that possible, or is it not compatible?

and if they are compatible, Can you use a simple whip and tongue graft?

Thanks!,
Ari


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RE: Can you graft Fruiting Quince on Asian Pear tree?

According to "The Home Orchard" book, that combo is not compatible. On p. 100 of that book there is a nice table of general graft compatibility.

Scott


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RE: Can you graft Fruiting Quince on Asian Pear tree?

Darn :), K ... Thanks for the info scottfsmith.


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