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Burgundy Scionwood
Burgundy Scionwood Apple Scionwood This is a twig for grafting. Fall. NY 161 [Monroe x NY 18491 (Macoun x Antonovka)]. NY Sta., 1974. Very hardy, high-quality cooking variety. Striking for its large (3") size and glossy purplish-red roundish fruit. Steve Miller’s comment: “It reaches out and grabs you!” Waves and rays of red in the firm juicy flesh. Strong distinctive aroma and a pleasantly unique flavor with a tart zingy aftertaste. Taste test comment: “Wow, hey, that’s really different!” Makes an aromatic well-balanced early fresh cider. Bears annually and hangs on the tree for extended picking. Stores about two months. Blooms late. Zones 3-5.
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L821A: 8" scionwood stick, 1 for $5.00
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L821B: scionwood by the foot (10' minimum), 1 for $4.50
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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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