Grafting Tools - Knowledgebase Question

Basalt, CO
Question by dw7
October 29, 2005
I'd like to graft my interior ficus tree. Can you tell me where I might be able to purchase the tools for this?

thank you,
deb witte


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Answer from NGA
October 29, 2005

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Whip grafting is the most commonly used method and for that you'll need some florist's or gardener's tape (usually green, stretchy and waxy so it sticks together) and a sharp, thin-bladed knife. Both of these products should be readily available in nurseries and garden centers of Home Improvement stores. Look in the fruit tree section, or the section with pruning tools.

Best wishes with your project!

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