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Colby seedling


  • A native seedling selection made from Wash Orrell farm, Clinton County, IL, in the early 1940's. Selected by A. S. Colby and J. C. McDaniel, Univ. Illinois, and tested as Illinois 1-19A. Released in 1957 Colby is a large nut. Type II Pollen shedder 7 grams 64 per lb. avg 45% kernel fill
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