References for Grafting & Budding

Internet Sites

Best Place to get Information on Growing Rare Fruits - California Rare Fruit Growers

Avocado Information Site UCCE Irvine ( also links to other avocado & horticulture sites)

U.C. Fruit & Nut Research & Information (also data on cumulative chill hours )

Arizona Master Gardeners' Manual -click on "Plant Propagation"

Home Page of Texas A&M University

Four Flap Graft

Approach Graft

Inlay Graft

Budding Technique

Collecting Graft Scion Wood

Home Page for Univ. Calif., Riverside

Home Page for National Gardening Association

Side Veneer Grafting

Air Layering

Table of Propagation methods


Bienz, D.R. , 1980. The Why & How of Home Horticulture. New York : W.H. Freeman & Co. ISBN 0-7167-1078-1

Bryant, Geoff, 1995. Propagation Handbook ( Basic Techniques for Gardeners). Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books. ISBN 0-8117-3065-4

Capon, Brian , 1990. Botany for Gardeners. Oregon: Timber Press ISBN 0-88192-258-7

Garner, R.J. , 1988. The Grafter's Handbook. New York: Sterling Publishing Co. ISBN 0-3043-4274-2

Hartman, Hudson et al 1997. Plant Propagaton: Principles and Practices 6th Ed. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall ISBN 0-13-206103-1

Hill, Lewis , 1985. Secrets of Plant Propagation. Vermont: Garden Way Publishing Book ISBN 0-88266-371-2

Janick, Jules, 1986. Horticultural Science. New York : W.H. Freeman & Co. ISBN 0-7167-1742-5

Macdonald, Bruce 1992. Practical Woody Plant Propagation for Nursery Growers, Vol.2 Oregon: Timber Press. ISBN 0-88192-062-2

Thompson, Peter, 1995. Creative Propagation. Oregon: Timber Press ISBN 0-7134-7118-2