Wisconsin State Horticultural Society / Annual report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society for the year 1910
Volume XL, Part II (1910)
Kellogg, Geo. J.
Strawberries new and old, pp. 63-65 PDF (564.1 KB)
WINTER MEETING. garden, but I do not want to go on record as saying that we could grow Plum Farmer raspberries at the rate of 12,000 quarts, which figured up about $2,400 to the acre the way the Sparta people sell their berries, but I first got it down to 8,000, then down to 7,000, and then went on record at the rate of 7,000. Mr. Philips: Mr. Nourse was like the Quaker advising his boy; he said it was a great deal better to tell a probable lie than an improbable truth. STRAWBERRIES NEW AND OLD. GEO. J. KELLOGG, Lake Mills, Wis. New: 1st Norwood after 2 years' trial I place at the head of the list for every good point as a promising new variety. Heritage, every way worthy-very early and holds very late, wonderfully productive and fine quality. Ozark, best large early that will be satisfactorily productive. Highland, early, productive, ripens its crop at about 3 pickings. Corsican, of the Jessie type and superior to that variety in many ways. Buster, for large size and productive. Everbeariirg Kinds: Pan American (H) poor plant maker but bears enormously till snow flies. Autumn (P) wonderfully productive and bears till it freezes up. Repeater, worthy of trial. Strawberries Old: Dunlap and Warfield as best pair. Haverland and Splendid for 2nd best pair. Bubach and Klondike for best big berries. Glen Mary and Wm. Belt for largest b-g berries for fancy market. Parsons Beauty and Sample bring top prices. Brandywine, Gandy and Stevens latp. Champion for best late, large and good shippers. Best 3 for all purposes, Dunlap, Warfield and Brandywine. 63
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