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Liquidambar styraciflua (sweetgum)

Rod Craddock rod at gw4slk.freeserve.co.uk
Sat Jul 10 06:08:13 EST 1999

Steve Hinkson <sphinkson at worldnet.att.net> wrote in message
news:378537E6.668904CC at worldnet.att.net...
> Either method produces a clone.
> bud grafting is a bit easier than mericloning, for the average soul.

There seems to be a certain amount of interchangeability (probably
incorrect) between the terms clone and cultivar. I was under the impression
that anything vegetatively propagated was a clone of the source plant
regardless of the method used. Obviously only the scion in the case of a
budded or grafted plant.


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