leaf-bud cutting

noun

Definition of leaf-bud cutting

: a cutting consisting of a segment of current season's growth with a leaf, axillary bud, and a small section of stem used in the propagation of various plants

called also leaf mallet cutting

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“Leaf-bud cutting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leaf-bud%20cutting. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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