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'Brooks' (Nut photo) Seedling selection made by B. W. Stone of Brooks County, GA. Introduced prior to 1913. Female parent of 'Caddo'. Nut: oblong with acuminate apex and base; slightly compressed in cross section; markings on shell dark and rough; 87 nuts/lb, 52% kernel; kernels cream to golden in color, with wide dorsal grooves. Protogynous bloom pattern, with mid-season pollen shed and mid-season receptivity. Scab resistant. Large leaflets. Recommended (1990) for planting in AR.

LJ Grauke , Research Horticulturist & Curator
USDA-ARS Pecan Genetics
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Somerville, TX 77879

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