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Luther Burbank

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Date of Birth: 07/03/1849

Age: 77

Place of Birth: Lancaster

Citizenship: United States

Background

Burbank Major works are devoted to the creation of new plant varieties and improve existing varieties. Scientists have created a new kind of plums, pitted, cactus without thorns that can be eaten, a nut with a thin peel, quince-scented pineapple, lots of ornamental plants. He brought the white daisy flowers with large, fragrant verbena-scented jasmine, cloves, changing color petals during the day. Got more than 100 varieties of plums. Burbank lectured on the theory of evolution at Stanford University, was a member of many scientific and horticultural societies of Europe and the United States. Among his major works - Luther Burbank, his methods and discoveries (Luther Burbank, His Methods and Discoveries, in 12 volumes, 1914-1915); How to train the plants to operate on man (How Plants are Trained to Work for Man, in 8 volumes, 1921); Creating plants to humans (The Training of the Human Plant, 1907).

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