whip graft


noun Horticulture.

a graft prepared by cutting both the scion and the stock in a sloping direction and securing them by tying or taping.

Origin of whip graft

First recorded in 1665–75
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whip graft


horticulture a graft made by inserting a tongue cut on the sloping base of the scion into a slit on the sloping top of the stock
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