[NAFEX] Artist revives Marshall strawberry

mIEKAL aND qazingulaza at gmail.com
Tue Aug 30 19:10:05 EDT 2011


I love the story behind it, but I'm finding it a little hard to
believe that there would only be 3 plants left at NCGR & then they
sent them to her...


Here's what wikipedia has to say about it:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_strawberry


This article suggests that it was mislabeled in several of the USDA collections.

http://theworldlink.com/news/local/article_a6224b1f-fe78-5cbe-bb7b-f661b92fc684.html


Gotta love a juicy mystery.

~mIEKAL





On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 4:52 PM, Douglas Woodard <dwoodard at becon.org> wrote:
> See
> <http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/203654237/marshall-and-me>
>
> She sounds like a real American go-getter.
>
> Doug Woodard
> St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
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