A Burbank Perennial Bean
Mr. Burbank began experimenting with beans when he was a mere boy. At that time, back in Massachusetts, he hybridized different species, and produced some quite extraordinary results. In recent years he has taken up the work again, attacking it with undiminished zeal. The picture represents one of his present-day successes.
This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 7 Chapter 3