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Potato Varieties

Nature volume 119, pages 271272 (19 February 1927) | Download Citation



AS the author says, the title of this book is non-committal, but almost unreasonably so, for in addition to most exhaustive descriptions of all the commercial varieties, this treatise contains a very complete discussion of the various scientific problems connected with the origin, breeding, and cultivation of what the daily journalist delights in describing as the “comestible tuber.”

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