Luther Burbank. His Methods and Discoveries. Vol. VI.
- Luther Burbank. His Methods and Discoveries and Their Practical Application. Vol. VI.
- Luther Burbank
- John Whitson, Robert John, Henry Smith Williams
- Luther Burbank Press
- Place of Printing:
- New York and London
- Date of Printing:
- McCune Location:
Author and Commentators
Luther Burbank (1849-1926). Botanist and horticulturist. Born in Massachusetts, Burbank moved to Santa Rosa, CA where he created hundreds of varieties of plants.
Henry Smith Williams (1863-1943). Physician, lawyer, author.
This set of books were prepared from Burbank’s original field notes covering more than 100,000 experiments made during forty years devoted to plant improvement, with the assistance of the Luther Burbank Society and its entire membership. Note: Some pages of this book are unopened due to printing error and thus cannot be easily read.
- I. The Thornless Blackberry and Others.
- II. The Raspberry and Some Odd Crosses.
- III. Designing a Strawberry to Bear the Year Round.
- IV. The Sunberry – A Production from the Wild.
- V. A Dozen Other Delightful Berries.
- VI. Great Opportunities in the Grape.
- VII. The Cactus Pear – A Profitable Fruit.
- VIII. Some Inedible Fruits Which may be Transformed.
- IX. The Need for Improving Small Fruits.
- List of Direct Color Photograph Prints.