bud stick


noun Horticulture.

a shoot of a plant from which buds are cut for the propagation of that plant.

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Example sentences from the Web for bud stick

  • The buds at the end of the bud-stick are discarded, the plump, hard buds near the middle of the stick being the most vigorous.