Video: How to graft a fruit tree

Brighton Permaculture Trust has released the second of its fruit tree advice series on YouTube: "How to graft an apple tree" (Greffer un pommier).

In the video, you'll see Peter May demonstrate the chip budding method.

Peter is a horticulturalist who has propagated over a thousand Sussex apple trees. He is jointly responsible for the management of several community orchards and co-wrote the book Apples & Orchards in Sussex.

The video can be viewed with subtitles in French or English. To view, go to YouTube and click on the Captions icon on the bottom right.

Learn more about grafting fruit trees

For a more thorough grounding and hands-on practice in fruit tree grafting, consider coming to one of our fruit tree grafting courses.


This film was made as part of the project Orchards without Borders, a partnership project with Brighton & Hove Food Partnership and CPIE Collines Normandes, funded by Interreg.

Interreg Brighton & Hove Food Partnership

Orchards without Borders was selected under the European Cross-border Cooperation Programme INTERREG IV A France (Channel) – England, co-funded by the ERDF