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  • Title Peaches
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  • Keywords State fruit, temperate-zone stone fruit, Henry William Ravenel of Aiken is credited as the first commercial grower to ship peaches outside the state in the 1850s, grown in three primary regions proceeding from the mountains to the coast: the Piedmont, “The Ridge” region between Columbia and Augusta, and the coastal plains, South Carolina ranks as the number-two peach producer in the United States, after California
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date October 30, 2020
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update January 6, 2017
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