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  • Plasti Dip grafts

    This is kind of random: has anyone ever thought about sealing grafts with some type of coating to maintain moisture? I’m in a Zone 10a so it’s gets pretty warm here. I have 4 grafts secured with garden tape and wrapped in foil. Any pros and cons please.
    Last edited by Figology; 08-13-2021, 02:29 PM.
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    There are several on the market, google apple grafting supplies, commonly used on fruit tree grafting
    WV Harpers Ferry Zone 6b

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    • #3
      I think Fig Gazer uses asphalt emulsion.

      https://www.ourfigs.com/forum/figs-h...698#post893755
      ░░░SoCal░ ░ ͡ i ͡ ░ ░Zone░ ░9A░░░

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      • #4
        DEPENDING on the graft whip and tonge grafts ,bud grafts best to wrap with parafilm /buddy tape .cleft grafts and rind bark grafts work better with green grafting tape and a healthy dose of asphalt emulsion to seal ,green tape for streagth .NOTE ASPHAULT EMULSION WAS FIRST MARKETIED IN CALIF AS "TREE SEAL "" BASICALY BORN IN ZONE 10 .
        Zone 10a So. Calif. W.L. Super tasty new finds !

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