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Red Flesh Pears and Movie References

Posted by John Kring on Apr 6th 2019

The Rotkottis Frau Ostergotland is one of two red flesh pears we offer at Maple Valley Orchards.  The downside of this pear is that you need to keep a close eye on it for fire blight.  It's … read more

Benchgrafting in a Picture

Posted by John Kring on Mar 19th 2019

I was doing some benchgrafting today.  A picture is worth a few benchgrafts or at least one pear benchgraft.