Name

Place of Origin

Number of Varieties

Almond

North Africa

............... 9

Apple

Europe

................1,570

Banana

Asia

Barberry

Asia

.............. 1

Blackberry

Asia

............... 20

Butternut

America

............... 1

Cherry

Asia Minor

............... 209

Chestnut

Asia Minor

................ 4

Citron

Media

............... 2

Cranberry

Both hemispheres

................ 3

Cucumber

Asia

Currant

Europe

................ 27

Egg-plant

Africa

Fig.................

Asia and Barbary

................ 15

Filbert..............

Europe

................ 8

Gooseberry

Europe and Asia

............... 81

Grape

Persia

............... 232

Hickory-nut

America

............... 2

Lemon

Asia

............... 2

Lime

Asia

............... 1

Medlar

Europe

Melon Musk

Persia

................ 17

Mulberry, black

" White

Persia

China

7

Nectarine

Northern India

............... 32

Olive

Asia nad Africa

............... 6

Orange

Africa

............... 10

Peach

Persia and China

.............. 239

Pear

Asia Minor

...............1,087

Pecan

United States

Pineapple

Tropical America

Plum...............

Asia Minor

............... 297

Pomegranate

China

............... 8

Pumpkin

Uncertain

Quince

Europe

............... 10

Raspberry

Asia Minor

............... 88

Service

France and Italy

Shaddock

China and Japan

Squash

East Indies

Tomato

America

Walnut.............

Persia

............ 5

Watermelon

.....Old World...........

.............. 15