What Do Some Terms Mean?

What do you mean with some of these words / phrases?

  • What is Scion wood?
  • What is my soil pH?  How do I find out?
  • What soil do I need?
  • How big does the plant need to be to grow and still provide fruit?
  • What does grafting mean?
  • What does  soil type mean?

What do you Mean by-....


  • Asymmetric layering .
  • Top Pruning.
  • Pruning seals do they work?

Pest Control

  • Biological Pest Control?
  • Cold Frame
  • N-P-K


  • Double Digging.
  • Hardening Off
  • Xylem.

Your Grafting?

  • Air layering .
  • Bud grafting.
  • T grafting.
  • Scion Wood – A cutting of a plant used to be attached to another plant of the same species.
  • Grafting – The process of attaching a scion wood ( cutting) of a plant to another plant. 
  • Soil – Dirt with organic matter added. 
  • Compost – Organic matter either broken down or in the process of being broken down buy microbes and / or worms. Typically used as soil amendment  
  • Organic – When plants / Animals are raised without artificial chemicals.