Record Your Own Crop Descriptions

How to Use Crop Description Records

This is a crop-records system made for farmers and gardeners like you. Help document Canada's diverse plant varieties by recording simple observations about the plants you grow. You'll find simple multiple-choice forms in paper and web formats that let you make systematic observations with other growers across Canada and beyond.

Use a mobile device to enter your observations, right in the field.


Use printable forms in the field and enter your observations on-line later.

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Variety: Tolman Sweet
Year: 2013
Location: ON
Age of tree:7
Tree Condition:Healthy, Cropping Poorly
How Vigorous Variety Seems:Intermediate
Flower timing:Intermediate
Time stayed in Flower:6
Flower Regularity:Almost Every Year
Second Flower Period:Very Rarely
Flower Colour:White
Top View Shape:Round
Fruit drop tendencies:Holds On The Tree Well Into Winter
Ripen time:Late
Fruit Size:Small
Skin ground colour:Green-yellow
Bruise Tendencies:Intermediate
Interior Firmness:Firm
Interior Texture:Fine
Fully ripe seed colour:Dark Brown