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

 

Flower and Fruit on the Same Plant

This interesting picture shows the Passion Flower bearing blossoms and green fruit and ripe fruit at the same time. This interesting peculiarity suggests that when the fruit is developed it will have an exceptionally prolonged season. Many different species of passion flower have been utilized by Mr. Burbank in hybridizing experiments, in his effort-which give every prospect of success-to develop a valuable new type of fruit.

Flower and Fruit on the Same Plant

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