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Idesia (Arica)

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LACOSTE, Pablo et al. Pome fruit varieties (Chile and Cuyo 1700-1850). Idesia [online]. 2011, vol.29, n.1, pp.91-97. ISSN 0718-3429.

The present study illustrates the traditional Pome (apple, pear and quince) fruit varieties grown in Chile and Cuyo between 1700 and 1850. The data of the study were obtained from notary and justice archives of Chile, San Juan and Mendoza. Eleven varieties of pear, seven of apple and two varieties of quince were identified. Also, some correspondence with the Muslim fruit culture of al-Andalus in Spain was detected.

Keywords : Traditional agriculture; fruit culture; Pome fruit; fruit variety.

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