John Saltveit wrote:I'm trying to understand your statement. Are you saying that if you grafted Jonathan 100 years ago, that tree would stay the same, but a newer grafted Jonathan would change? How?
John Saltveit wrote:How many times has my Calville Blanc D'Hiver changed? The variety is 500 years old. From what i've heard, it has always had an outstanding amount of vitamin C. Are you saying that went away, then came back? Does the flavor change over that time as well? The size? The color?
John Saltveit wrote:If Jonathan bears minimal similarity, why would we even call them the same name?