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Sulphur Apostle

Nickname for Ludwig von Comini (1814-1869); see there.

The Austrian landowner and researcher Ludwig von Comini, Edler von Sonnenfels (1814-1869) studied at the Imperial and Royal Forest School in Mariabrunn near Wien. Afterwards he worked for several years in the state forestry service in Tyrol. In 1849 he came into possession of vineyards in Bolzano-South Tyrol through inheritance. It was here that he first discovered powdery mildew infestation in...

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