Pomiferous

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Name:

Pollination group:

Buckley Giant

Identification: Large to very large.

Uses: Cooking

Origins: Washington State (U.S.A.) 1935

Ploidism: Diploid. Self fertile but produces the best crops in proximity to a source of viable pollen.

Cold storage: Does not keep well.

Vulnerabilities: Highly resistant to scab but very susceptible to mildew and blight.

Type(s): Culinary, Jelly, Pie, Sauce


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