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Budding [ Horticulture ]

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

     
 
  1. [BOTANY]  Stage in the Growth Cycle in which the leaves and/or flowers  begin to sprout
  2. [HORTICULTURE]
 
   
     
To bud  [ Horticulture ]
Transitive  verb: (past and past participle budded, present participle budding, 3rd person present singular buds)
     
  To graft bud onto another plant, by inserting a bud from the one into an opening in the bark of the other, in order to propagate a plant (usually one of a different cultivar, species or genera) from the bud upon the budded stock.  
     

 

 

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