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New Breed of Strawberry Is Deep Purple
Scientists aren’t content toِ letِ nature rest onِ itsِ laurels whenِ itِ comesِ to theِ strawberry.
Cornell University horticulturists haveِ announced thatِ they’ve bred a newِ type ofِ strawberry called theِ Purple Wonder designed toِ stun withِ bothِ its taste andِ its color — a deep burgundy.
Purple Wonder isِ sweet andِ aromatic, withِ outstanding strawberry flavor, Courtney Weber, a small fruits breeder andِ associate professor ofِ horticulture atِ Cornell, saidِ inِ a statement.