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Dissimilar Twin Pears

These seedling pears are full sisters, not-withstanding their extreme dissimilarity of appearance. They illustrate the curious segregation of characters - in this case the color of the skin-in organisms of mixed heritage. It is obvious that the pear at the right has qualities of color that the plant developer is sure to seize upon.

Dissimilar Twin Pears

This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 4 Chapter 4