Propagation is effected by seed, by grafting or inarching, and by budding.
The operation of inarching is sometimes performed by nature.
Grafting, inarching, and budding, are generally performed in the month of March.
Camellias are also propagated by grafting or inarching in early spring on stocks of the common variety of C. japonica.
In the spring it was planted by the side of a mature vine outside and the seedling grafted by inarching on the established vine.
So also may a tree be prolonged beyond its ordinary age, as the pear on the quince, by inarching young shoots.
inarching, in-rch′ing, n. a method of grafting by uniting, without separating from the original stem.
inarching or grafting by approach, in which the cion remains attached to the parent plant until union takes place.
It is usually propagated by grafts, or by layering or inarching, rather than by seed.
inarching may now be performed on evergreens and other plants, which you may wish to propagate this way.