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Malus domestica: Bitter Pit

Passmore, Deborah Griscom, 1840-1911
Scientific name:
Malus domestica
Common name:
Bitter Pit
Geographic origin:
United States
Physical description:
1 art original : col. ; 17 x 24 cm.
NAL note:
Assigned specimen number
Notes on original:
Apple bitter pit. Apparently the physiological bitter pit of the apple. Many of the spots seem to be very slightly or not at all connected with the lenticles. From Pacific Northwest locality not known.
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