Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Russet on bartletts: Pears from trees treated with copper or streptomycin equally free from russet

Authors

Richard W. Harris
William H. Griggs

Authors Affiliations

Richard W. Harris is Assistant Professor of Homology, University of California, Davis; William H. Griggs is Associate Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(2):9-15. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n02p9. February 1956.

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Abstract

Bartlett pears from trees in two Mendocino County orchards and one Sacramento Valley orchard that were sprayed or dusted with copper—for blight control—during 1955 were as free from russet as fruit from trees treated with streptomycin.

Harris R, Griggs W. 1956. Russet on bartletts: Pears from trees treated with copper or streptomycin equally free from russet. Hilgardia 10(2):9-15. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n02p9
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