Economic Botany

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 38–59 | Cite as

Minor oil-producing crops of the United States

  • Ernest B. Kester
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The pits and nuts of almond, Persian walnut, pecan, filbert, tung, apricot, prune, peach, cherry and plum; the fruit pulp of avocado and olive; and the seeds of citrus fruits, grape, apple, pear, cranberry and numerous other domestically cultivated plants are sources of valuable oils already in use.


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    Oil and Soap19: 119–125. 1942.Google Scholar

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© The New York Botanical Garden 1951

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ernest B. Kester
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  1. 1.Western Regional Research LaboratoryAlbany

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