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Beacon Scionwood
Beacon Scionwood Apple Scionwood This is a twig for grafting. Late Summer. Malinda x Wealthy. U Minn Fruit Breeding Farm, Excelsior, MN, 1936. Extremely hardy all-purpose fruit, ripens in the week of September in central Maine. The flesh is quite yellow. Sprightly slightly tart odd taste. Chocolate malted, essence of almond, effervescent fruitiness. Round to conic in shape and red skinned. Ripens unevenly, making it good for the homeowner. You don’t have top pick them all at once. Zones 3-5.
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L807A: 8" scionwood stick, 1 for $5.00
early shipment; order deadline has passed
L807B: scionwood by the foot (10' minimum), 1 for $4.50
early shipment; order deadline has passed
Item Discounted
Price
L807A: 8" scionwood stick, 1 for $5.00
early shipment; order deadline has passed
L807B: scionwood by the foot (10' minimum), 1 for $4.50
early shipment; order deadline has passed
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Additional Information

Scionwood

We offer scionwood (twigs for grafting) from a wide selection of fruit trees. The deadline for ordering scionwood is February 17, 2017, for shipment around March 16. Rootstocks can be sent with your scionwood order.

We sell scions (scionwood) in two ways.
For those grafting up to 3 or 4 trees of a variety, one 8" stick will suffice. Each single 8" stick comes with a small paper ID label. This is how most of our customers purchase scionwood.
For commercial orchardists and others grafting large numbers of trees of a particular variety, we also offer scionwood by the foot (minimum order of 10 feet). In our own nursery work, we are usually able to graft about 6 or 8 trees from one foot of scionwood.
You can graft right away or store it for later use. Stored properly, it will keep quite well for several weeks.

Scions are not trees!
Scions are twigs, not trees. They have no roots and will not grow if you plant them. They are cuttings from branch tips collected in the winter to be grafted in the spring.
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