Image Number: 1321070

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Descriptor:
Research
Description:
Though the pears pictured do not have a texture suitable for good eating, scientists at the ARS Appalachian Fruit Research Station in Kearneysville, West Virginia, will combine their fire blight-resistant qualities with other lines possessing traits sought in commercial pear varieties.
Image type:
Museum

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Pyrus
Subject: Pyrus spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, March 4, 2003
Image last updated:
Tuesday, December 12, 2006