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Economic Botany

, Volume 5, Issue 4, pp 367–377 | Cite as

Canaigre—A desert source of tannin

  • Arnold Krochmal
  • Sherman Paur
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Abstract

Canaigre has been in use on a limited scale as a source of tannin for about 100 years. It is easily grown, requires no special attention, and may be the answer to shortages in natural tannin supplies.

Keywords

Tannin Sugar Beet Economic Botany Soft Coal Plant Industry 
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© The New York Botanical Garden 1951

Authors and Affiliations

  • Arnold Krochmal
    • 1
  • Sherman Paur
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of BotanyCornell UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Department of AgronomyNew Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanical ArtsMexico

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