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

[Luther Burbank -- the bearing of his work on human life -- on improving the human plant],   pp. [202]-246 PDF (10.0 MB)


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The South American Scilla
This picture, and a few succeeding ones, are introduced
as showing specimens of the plants with which Mr. Burbank's
newest experiments are being performed. A large bed of the South
American Scillas grew in hMs garden in Santa Rosa the past
season, undergoing the usual careful observation and
discriminating selection. The results will
be known in subsequent seasons.


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