Jonathan tree in the Marchant orchard which was properly thinned
One according to thinning plot. Western slope fruit investigations. October 3, 1906. Showing Jonathan tree in the Marchant orchard which was properly thinned. Showing 14 boxes as filled by the pickers which will pack 10 boxes. 95% were ready to pick on above dates as far as color was concerned. Over ninety percent will pack fancy as far as size and color are concerned, 50% running 3" or over. Tree needed no propping and did not break. Tree stands about 15 ft. high, 8 ft. spread. Photograph by O. B. W.