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Location: Long Beach, CA

Fedge weaving...

I am looking for suggestions of fast-growing trees to weave a fence from, in Long Beach, CA. I love the look of this style of espalier, and was wondering if anyone knew of a fruiting tree that could be "fedged"... I know it can be done with Ficus, as in this pic...


but wonder if it can be done with a combination of orange, lemon, and lime, for example?

Thanks for any input,
Not knowing knowledge never ennobles.

Greener Thumb
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Location: North Carolina

I don't see why not but it will be your grandchildren that will admire your handiwork.

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Greener Thumb
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Location: wnc - zones 6/7 line

it may have to be genetically identical to merge so nicely, like a bunch of cuttings from one plant.

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