[NAFEX] Apple variety
luffmanm at AGR.GC.CA
Mon Apr 23 09:49:33 EDT 2007
Hello. We have Howgate Wonder in the Genebank and it has HUGE fruit. However, it also has a huge problem with fireblight and we will likely lose the trees some time this year.
Please note new phone number
Canadian Clonal Genebank/Banque canadienne de Clones
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada/Agriculture et Agroalimentaire Canada
2585 County Road 20
luffmanm at agr.gc.ca
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Agriculture et Agroalimentaire Canada
From: nafex-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org [mailto:nafex-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of dwoodard at becon.org
Sent: April 18, 2007 6:37 PM
To: North American Fruit Explorers
Subject: Re: [NAFEX] Apple variety
Helene, if you do a search on "Howgate Wonder" you will get a number of
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
On Wed, 18 Apr 2007, Hélène Dessureault wrote:
> Sorry to hear about the frost problems that seems to have hit growers
> further south. My trees are still dormant, but the weather highs and lows
> are quite something else here too. In Fahrenheit, we had a few alternate
> days ranging from 20 F to 70 F. That is tough on trees.
> I do have a question....
> Anyone can tell me about the apple variety called Howgates Wonder?
> Information would be very appreciated.
> Hélène, zone 3-4, north of Ottawa
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