Volume Number: 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12 

 

The Symmetrical Type of Cactus Fruit

Many varieties of cactus have fruit that is almost perfectly oval in form. This is an excellent trait in a fruit intended for shipping. The cactus pear has other qualities that make it a good shipping fruit, as repeated tests have shown.

The Symmetrical Type of Cactus Fruit

This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 6 Chapter 7