Rachel Spaeth, Ph.D.

Rachel Spaeth

Position Title
Daniel Potter Lab

Plant Sciences


Pomology/Fruits & Nuts: Plum

Keywords: Historical Plant Genetics and Breeding

I am characterizing fruit quality and genetic components of the plums bred by Luther Burbank utilizing collections at Wolfskill and the Luther Burbank Home & Gardens in Santa Rosa.  I am comparing them to fruit prints made by Luther Burbank a century ago.