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Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926 / Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application
(1914)

Luther Burbank -- the sum of his work with plant life -- what it has meant to science and agriculture,   pp. [155]-[201] PDF (10.3 MB)


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An Improved Bartlett Pear Orchard .
This is an orchard of Bartlett pears, improved by utiliz-
ing the Burbank methods, which is earning one thousand dol-
lars per acre. Note the attractive and symmetrical form of the low-
headed trees; also the evidences of thorough
cultivation of the soil.


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