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FRUIT AND NUT VARIETY REGISTRARS

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Those listed below are responsible for registering new fruit and nut cultivars. They insure that cultivar names have not been previously used, that accurate descriptions of cultivars are given, and that descriptions are published in the official "Brooks and Olmo" Register. To register a new cultivar contact the appropriate registrar. Ksenija Gasichad and John E. Preece are the List Editors and Registrar Coordinators.



Apple

  • Apple Cultivars:
    Robert A. Norton
    AppleCorps
    800 13th St NE
    East Wenatchee, WA 98802
     
  • Apple Rootstock:
    James N. Cummins
    NYAES
    Deptartment of Horticultural Science
    Geneva, NY 14456

    Mike Parker
    North Carolina State University

Apricot

Craig Ledbetter
USDA-ARS
San Joaquin Valley Ag. Sciences Center
9611 S. Riverbend Avenue
Parlier, CA 93648-9757
 
Rootstock:
Thomas G. Beckman
(see Peach and Nectarine)

Berries

Cherry

  • Tart Cherry:
    Amy F. Iezzoni
    Michigan State University
    Department of Horticulture
    East Lansing, MI 48824
     
  • Sweet Cherry:
    Gregory A. Lang
    Michigan State University
    Department of Horticulture
    East Lansing, MI 48824
     
  • Cherry Rootstock:
    Amy Iezzoni
    Gregory Lang

Citrus

Eliezer Louzada
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843

Grape

John R. Clark
University of Arkansas
Department of Horticulture
316 Plant Science
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Nuts

  • Almond:
    Thomas M. Gradzeil
    University of California
    Dept. of Pomology
    Davis, CA 95616
     
  • Almond Rootstock:
    Thomas G. Beckman
    (see Peach and Nectarine)
     
  • Black Walnut:
    William Reid
    P.O. Box 247
    Chetopa, KS 67336
     
  • Pecan:
    L. J. Grauke
    USDA-ARS
    National Clonal Germplasm Repository
    Route 2 Box 133
    Sommerville, TX 77879
     

    Tommy Thompson
    Texas A&M University
    College Station, TX 77843

Peach
Nectarine

Jerry Frecon
Rutgers Cooperative Extension
1200 North Delsea Drive
Clayton, NJ 08012

 
Wayne B. Sherman
University of Florida
Dept. of Hort. Sci.
1143 Fifield Hall
P.O. Box 110690
Gainesville, FL 32611
 
Rootstock:
Thomas G. Beckman
USDA-ARS
Southeastern Fruit and Tree Nut Research Lab
21 Dunbar Rd.
Byron, GA 31008

Pear
Quince

Joseph D. Postman
USDA-ARS
National Clonal Germplasm Repository
33447 Peoria Road
Corvallis, OR 97333

Plum and Prune

  • European Plum, Japanese Plum, Plumcot:
    David Ramming
    USDA-ARS
    San Joaquin Valley Ag. Sciences Center
    9611 S. Riverbend Ave.
    Parlier, CA 93648-9757
     
  • Rootstock:
    Thomas G. Beckman
    (see Peach and Nectarine)

Tropical Fruit

Robert J. Knight
IFAS
18905 SW 208 St.
Homestead, FL 33031

Page last updated July 2011