Apples of North America: 192 Exceptional Varieties for Gardeners, Growers, and Cooks

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Price
$34.95
Publisher
Timber Press (OR)
Publish Date
Pages
300
Dimensions
8.2 X 1.0 X 9.1 inches | 2.42 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781604692495

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About the Author

Tom Burford was a horticulturist, orchardist, nurseryman and consultant specializing in restoration, re-creation, and design at historic sites (including Monticello) as well as, backyard and commercial orchards and private estates. He was the author of Apples: A Catalog of International Varieties (1991, 1998) and co-author of The Fruit Grafters Handbook (2001). He co-authored the Brooklyn Botanic Garden book The Best Apples to Buy and Grow (2005).

Reviews

"The definitive work on our national fruit." --Peter J. Hatch, The Fruits and Fruit Trees of Monticello

"A lovely, browsable work for apple enthusiasts." --Library Journal

"The long-awaited masterwork by America's greatest apple expert, Tom Burford, is an invaluable resource for lovers of flavorful and historic apples." --Los Angeles Times

"A fascinating account of heirloom types." --Southern Living