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Rahmlow, H. J. (ed.) / Wisconsin horticulture
Vol. XXX (September 1939/July-August 1940)

Wisconsin horticulture, vol. 30, no. 7: March, 1940,   pp. [177]-208


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WISCONSIN  HORTICULTURE 
  The peddler knocked at the 
door and started his sales talk 
with the statement that "I'm out 
scratching for a living." 
  "Sorry, but I don't itch," vowed 
the wvoman of the house as she 
slammed the door. 
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  Berry Boxes 
  Crates, Bushel Boxes 
  and Climax Baskets 
     As You Like Them 
We manufacture the Ewald Patent Fold- 
ing Berry Boxes of wood veneer that 
give satisfaction. Berry box and crate 
materials In the K. D. in carload lots 
our specialty. We constantly carry In 
stock 16-quart crates all made up ready 
for use, either for strawberries or blue- 
berries. No order too small or too large 
for us to handle. We  -an ship the 
folding boxes and crates in 1K. D. from 
Milwaukee. Promptness is essential in 
handling fruit, and we aim to do our 
part well. A large discount for early 
orders. A postal brings our price list. 
  CUMBERLAND FRUIT 
  PACKAGE COMPANY 
     Dept. D, Cumberlsnd, Wis. 
John J. Conery 
   TREE EXPERTS 
Rendering -   A   complete 
Year-Round Service in Tree 
Care, by a Highly Trained, 
Efficient Body  of Expert 
Tree Surgeons. 
     Free Consultation. 
         Wire or Write 
1242 Moore St.    Phone 4547 
          Beloit, Wis. 
  424 University Farm Place 
         Madison, Wis. 
        Officers Wisconsin State 
     EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 
R. L. Marken Pres ------------- Kenosha 
S. S. Telfer, %rice-Pres .----- Ellison Bay 
H. J. Rahmlow, Sec.------------- Madison 
E. L. Chambers, Treas t---------- Madison 
     Term Ending December, 1540 
M. H. Bingham ------------ Sturgeon Bay 
Clare Fancher ------------    Sturtevant 
Carroll Krippner ----------- Fort Atkinson 
     Term Ending December, 1541 
Mrs. A. Boerner --------------- Cedharburg 
Fl. C. Christensen ---------------- Oshkosh 
Martin Wiepking ----------Cedarburg 
Horticultural Society 
     Term Ending December, 1942 
Ralph Irwin ------------------- Lancaster 
Arno  Meyer ----------------------- Waldo 
Don Reynolds -------------- Sturgeon Say 
Prof. J. G. Moore, Chin. Dept. Horticul- 
   ture, Madison 
James Livingstone, Pres. Wis. Nursery- 
   men's Assn., Milwaukee 
Walter Diehnelt, Pres. Wisconsin Bee- 
   keepers' Assn., Menomonee Falls 
Mrs. Charles H. Schuele, Pres. Wis. 
   Garden Club Federation, Wauwatosa 
Subscription to Wisconsin Horticulture is obtained by membership in the Wisconsin
State Horticulure Society for which the annual dues are $1 per year or $1.50
for two 
years. Garden Clubs, Horticultural Societies, and other Horticultural Organizations
are affiliated at a reduced membership rate. Fifty cents of the annual dues
paid by 
each member is for a year's subscription to Wisconsin Horticulture. 
                    PLEASE DO NOT SEND STAMPS 
    Wisconsin Horticulture 
    The Official Organ of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society 
                           ESTABLISHED 1910 
Entered at the postoffice at Madison, Wisconsin, as second-class matter.
Acceptance 
       for mailing at special rate of postage provided for in Section 1103,
                Act of October 3, 1917, authorized July 15, 1918. 
                Published Monthly Excepting July by the 
                WISCONSIN STATE HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY 
                      424 University Farm Place 
                          Madison, Wisconsin 
                        H. J. RAHMLOW, Editor 
            Secretary Wisconsin State Horticultural Society 
          Office: Old Entomology Bldg., College of Agriculture 
                          Tel. University 182 
Volume XXX                   March, 1940                        No. 7 
                      TABLE OF CONTENTS 
                                                                Page 
Dormant Sprays for Insect Control -----------------------------179 
Favorite Apple Varieties --------------------------------------181 
New Apple Varieties ------------------------------------------182 
New Fruit Varieties for Testing -------------------------------184 
The Cortland Apple ------------------------------------------185 
Popular Strawberry Varieties ----------------------------------16 
Strawberry Plants in Fair Condition ----------------------------187 
Will Blueberries do Well in Wisconsin? -------------------------188 
Wisconsin Beekeeping ----------------------------------------189 
Editorials ----------------------------------------------------192 
Gladiolus Gleanings -------------------------------------------194 
Home and Garden, Mrs. C. E. Strong --------------------------196 
Wisconsin Garden Club Federation News -----------------------198 
Plants for Testing  -------------------------------------------200 
Good Annuals for Your Garden --------------------------------202 
New Books for Gardeners------------------------------------ 203 
Wisconsin Wild Flowers Protected -----------------------------204 
Garden Club Directory for 1940 --------------------------------205 
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