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Bethel Apple Scionwood

Bethel Apple Scionwood

This is a twig for grafting. Bethel, Vermont, before 1855. Classic all-purpose Vermont heirloom. One of Vermont’s most famous varieties. Mild subacid flavor, moderately juicy and moderately crisp. Large dark red fruit covered with even darker red stripes and many dozens of prominent white dots. From a few feet away it looks solid red. Slightly bulbous around the stem. Bulging ribs. It strongly resembles Blue Pearmain. Scionwood obtained from Michael Phillips in NH. Zones 3-6.
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L808A: 8" scionwood stick, 1 for $5.00
early shipment; order deadline has passed
L808B: scionwood by the foot (10' minimum), 1 for $4.50
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Additional Information

Scionwood

The deadline for ordering scionwood is February 16, 2018, for shipment around March 12.

We sell scions (scionwood) in two ways.
Each single 8" stick will graft 3 or 4 trees, and comes with a small paper ID label.
Scionwood by the foot (minimum order of 10 feet) will usually 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 twigs, not trees. They have no roots and will not grow if you plant them.

For more info:
About Scionwood.