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bud stick

noun Horticulture.
  1. a shoot of a plant from which buds are cut for the propagation of that plant.
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  • 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.

    The Peaches of New York

    U. P. Hedrick