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BUD STICKS [1 record]

Record 1 1999-10-14


Subject field(s)
  • Horticulture
  • Industrial Crops

A budstick is functionally the same as scion wood, the only difference is that scion wood is gathered while it [the tree) is in a dormant condition and budsticks are taken while [the] tree is still in leaf.


Budstick: usually plural.


  • Horticulture
  • Culture des plantes industrielles

Les rameaux-écussons sont presque identiques aux rameaux-greffons, "la seule différence est que le greffon se récolte à l'état dormant et le rameau-écusson lorsque l'arbre est en pleine végétation" (cf. A-53-1289F, 1968, p. 5).


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