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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 (10.9 MB)


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Mr. Burbank with a Gigantic Crinum Bulb
This also is a very recent portrait of Mr. Burbank. taken
at Sebastopol. He is standing beside the trunk of the weeping
birch, with which we have already made acquaintance in other pic-
tures. The remarkable bulb is a cross between the crinum
and the amaryllis, fully described in an earlier volume.


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