New strawberry varieties Fresno, Torrey, Wiltguard for California growing areas
R. S. Bringhurst, University of California
Victor Voth, University of California
California Agriculture 15(6):11-12. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v015n06p11.
R. S. Bringhurst is Associate Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis. Victor Voth is Associate Specialist in Pomology, University of California, Davis.
Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:
Released for unrestricted propagation in the spring of 1960, three new strawberry varieties are available for trial in all California growing areas.
Salinity tolerance of variety Fresno was shown in comparative tests made by C. F. Ehlig at the Regional Salinity Laboratories in Riverside.
Information concerning planting stock of the new strawberry varieties may be obtained from nurserymen or from the Foundation Plant Materials Service, University of California, Davis.