This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V26", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
This new variety is recommended as, among other good qualities, standing high, and thus offering good facilities to the fruit picker.
In our last we had a brief paragraph referring to a good point in regard to this new variety, in the facility offered by it for the rapid gathering of the fruit. We had an inquiry from a correspondent whether it was a larger berry than Cuthbert. The best answer to the inquiry will be a sketch of it, which we here give. We believe it is destined to be among the most popular of all the numerous candidates for public favor.