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Catalog Number 1984.1.27
Object Name Transcript
Title Development Of The Cultivated Blueberry
Scope & Content Source: Proceedings of the American Pomological Society
Author: Elizabeth C. White
Summary: This appears to be a draft version of the presentation Elizabeth White made at the annual conference of the American Pomological Society held at Columbus, Ohio in December 1920. It contains hand-penciled in changes to the text and formatting. It is a thorough recap of her work with Dr. Coville. There is also some discussion of future prospects.Her presentation addresses topics such as Requirements for Growth; Plant Characteristics; Breeding; Insects and Diseases and Cultural Methods. In addition to cultural problems, Elizabeth also discussed Harvesting and Marketing. As in so many of her writings and presentations, she concluded with advocating inclusion of blueberry bushes in the home garden.
Date December 1920
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