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To Whom this may concern:


Seem to be able to grow apple fruit trees from branches.


Place the fruit tree branch in a little water in a glass vase soon as


possible after being cut from the tree.


The water level is about 4 centimetres deep to keep the stem


base where the cut from the tree was made submerged.


Add a some small acquarium pebbles or sterile pebbles into the water


for a mineral source. Sometimes may add a few drops of fruit juice, and


a little commercial plant food powder to the water.


The fruit juice may add some nutrients to the


water, but may not be needed. After being cut in winter,


in about three to four months small green


leaves showed at the tip of the branch. The length to thickness


ratio of the branch perhaps should be long enough to supply food to


the leaf buds on the upper branch section.


Place the branch where there is much sunlight. May need to replace


the water in the vase and clean the branch from mold a few times a month.


The branch still needs to grow some roots at its stem base.






March 15, 2003.


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