DIY Grafting & Budding

What to Bring

  • Notepad and a pen

What to Wear

  • Casual

DIY Grafting & Budding

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • Class duration: 9:30am-12:30pm

What You Will Learn

  • Why we graft or bud trees and bushes, and the principles behind grafting and budding techniques
  • How to select and store appropriate scion for grafting
  • How to do a cleft graft and a whip-and-tongue graft.

What You Get

  • Notes and tips on grafting to take home
  • Discount voucher to use here at BAAG


Grafting and budding are cheap and fun ways to increase the number and range of plant varieties in your garden. Both grafting and budding are much easier than you would think, and can be attempted on a wide range of plants including fruit trees and ornamental shrubs. During this class you will learn a range of grafting and budding techniques and learn how to select and store the material. Please bring a grafting knife and secateurs if you have them (not essential).

Presented by John Pinniger

John Pinniger is a local gardener and permaculturist who has been involved in heritage fruit tree conservation for over 25 years. He has run grafting workshops at for many years, and assists in managing the heritage apple orchard at Petty’s Orchard. John was a founding member of Permaculture Melbourne.

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