I've run out of room!

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  1. DanRicho

    DanRicho Member Premium Member

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    Hi all!

    I've just stumbled across your forum and thought it best to jump on board. I'm hoping to learn as much as I can from the abundance of experience that you all have to contribute. I was especially chuffed to see that Mark from Self Sufficient Me is the Founder of this forum. I've enjoyed all of his U-Toob content thoroughly!

    I've loved gardening since I was very young and even wrestled control of the family veggie patch from my mum while I was still in school. Now that i'm a little older and have my very own patch of dirt here in Brisvegas, I have filled it to capacity with various veggie patches and fruiting trees (yes, to capacity).

    With regard to said fruiting trees, i'd be very interested to hear from anyone that has had success in grafting. I have a number of trees (including apple, plum and nashi pear) that require companions for pollination and thought of grafting these companions onto the existing trees (refer to thread title...).
     
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    Hi Dan welcome to the forum as you have already found lots of good stuff on here. Sounds like your back yard is great place to spend the day . Regards Dave
     
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    Run out of room!!:ROFL::thumbsup:

    Love it!

    I just wrote a post about grafted apples so have a look at that for possible answers.
     
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    It's amusing to think that you could walk to a plum tree and pick a grafted nashi pear (which are amazing btw). Do keep bees as well?

    (Welcome :) )
     
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    Yes, I'm the founder but you wouldn't think so since I'm hardly ever here... You've run out of room and I've run out of time!!! :)

    I'm not too sure about those multi graft fruit salad trees - I don't have any and I haven't heard too much buzz about it unless it's grafting a similar variety eg apples on apples.
     
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