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Luther Burbank
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Luther Burbank Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age

Birthday

: 07 March 1849

Sign

: Pisces
 

Died

: 11 April 1926

Lived

: 77 years

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  • Luther Burbank was an American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer in agricultural science
Born:07 March 1849 Comment
When did Luther Burbank die? / Died11 April 1926
How many years did Luther Burbank live? / Lived77 years
Zodiac sign:Pisces

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 Luther Burbank facts


  • He developed more than 800 strains and varieties of plants over his 55-year career
  • Burbank's varied creations included fruits, flowers, grains, grasses, and vegetables
  • He developed (but did not create) a spineless cactus (useful for cattle-feed) and the plumcot
  • Burbank's most successful strains and varieties include the Shasta daisy, the fire poppy (note possible confusion with the California wildflower, Papaver californicum, which is also called a fire poppy), the "July Elberta" peach, the "Santa Rosa" plum, the "Flaming Gold" nectarine, the "Wickson" plum (named after agronomist Edward J
  • Wickson), the freestone peach, and the white blackberry
  • A natural genetic variant of the Burbank potato with russet-colored skin later became known as the Russet Burbank potato
  • This large, brown-skinned, white-fleshed potato has become the world's predominant potato in food processing
  • The Russet Burbank potato was in fact invented to help with the devastating situation in Ireland during the Irish Potato famine
  • This particular potato variety was created by Burbank to help "revive the country's leading crop" as it is blight-resistant
  • The blight is a disease that spread and destroyed potatoes all across Europe but caused extreme chaos in Ireland due to the high dependency on potatoes as a crop by the Irish

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