Old southern apples

a comprehensive history and description of varieties for collectors, growers, and fruit enthusiasts by Creighton Lee Calhoun

Publisher: Chelsea Green Pub. in White River Junction, Vt

Written in English
Published: Pages: 331 Downloads: 373
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Subjects:

  • Apples,
  • Varieties

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-307) and index.

StatementCreighton Lee Calhoun, Jr
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB363.2.U6 C35 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 331 p. :
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24881013M
ISBN 109781603582940
LC Control Number2010035485

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A book that became an instant classic when it first appeared inOld Southern Apples is an indispensable reference for fruit lovers everywhere, especially those who live in the southern United States. Out of print for several years, this newly revised and expanded edition now features descriptions of some 1, apple varieties that either originated in the South or were widely grown there before Author: Creighton Lee Calhoun.

Old Southern Apples: A Comprehensive History and Description of Varieties for Collectors, Growers, and Fruit Enthusiasts, 2nd Edition Calhoun Jr., Creighton Lee Published by Chelsea Green Publishing.

Old Southern Apples is a delightful and definitive review of the history and uses of apples in the South from Maryland to Texas and from Florida to gh apples became a major. Apples: Collecting old southern varieties Unknown Binding – January 1, by Joyce L Neighbors (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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The bulk of the book consists of descriptions and facts concerning extant and extinct Old Southern apple varieties. Includes a list of vendor sources for Old Southern apples, color and b&w illustrations, and an index of apple names and synonyms.

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Thankfully, there are more than 3, paintings of apples in the pomological watercolor collection in the National Agricultural Library at Beltsville, Md.

(reproductions of 48 of these fine paintings appear in the book). Old southern apples by Creighton Lee Calhoun. Published by McDonald & Woodward Pub. in Blacksburg, Va.

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Book Summary: The title of this book is Old Southern Apples and it was written by Creighton Lee Calhoun Jr. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format.

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Posted on Janu by in Education, Farming, Farming Resources, Fruit, Gardening, Publications // 0 Comments. They actually found records of about 2, southern apple trees. But nearly 1, of those had gone extinct. Inthe Calhouns wrote a book about their findings called Old Southern Apples.

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We are helping to preserve apples that were once widely grown in the southern United States from the ’s to the early ’s. Southern farm families grew apples that displayed distinctive qualities. Old southern apples. [Creighton Lee Calhoun, Jr.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Creighton Lee Calhoun, Jr. Find more information about: ISBN: Originated in Benton County, Arkansas, around Probably a seedling of Stayman Winesap.

Arkansas Black is a medium to large apple. Waxy skin is dark red, nearly black. Flesh is yellow with distinctive flavor. Great keeping apple. "Hard enough to knock a dog down" when first picked, but mellows in.

Old Southern Apples by Creighton Lee Calhoun Jr. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at After the first edition of his book was published inCalhoun received hundreds of letters from apple enthusiasts, which he collected in a page-plus notebook.

He also helped to establish the Southern Heritage Apple Orchard at Horne Creek Farm, a N.C. historical site. The orchard has more than varieties of Southern apple trees. Old southern apples: a comprehensive history and description of varieties for collectors, growers, and fruit enthusiasts.

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Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN:The print version of this textbook is ISBN:The Cornbread Nation books are compilations of the best of Southern food features and articles. 03 of 11 The Taste of Country Cooking: 30th Anniversary Edition.The term “lady” has been a popular one when it comes to naming apples.

The classic volume, Apples of New York, lists Lady Finger and Lady Sweet in addition to Lady, while the more recent Old Southern Apples () lists Lady Skin plus four extinct varieties (Ladies Blush, Ladies Choice, Ladies Favorite, and Lady Lyons).