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Promising new seedling fig: Conadria variety, a hybrid developed in 30-year fig breeding program, shows promise for both fresh and dried fruit markets


Ira J. Condit, University of California, Riverside.
Robert M. Warner, University of California, Davis.

publication information

California Agriculture 10(6):4-14. June 1956.


Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:

Tested at Chowchilla, a new hybrid fig—the Conadria—showed such pronounced vigor of growth, crop production, and quality of fresh and dried fruit that one grower grafted ten acres of young trees to the new variety.

author affiliations

Ira J. Condit is Professor Emeritus of Subtropical Horticulture, University of California, Riverside. Robert M. Warner is Associate Pomologist, University of California, Davis.

author notes

The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 869.