Citrus limon L. Burm.f.
Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, 4/8/2011, CVC. Photo rights.
Source: Received as budwood from Dr. Joe Furr, USDCS, Indio, Calif., 1968.
Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.
Rootstocks of accession: Yuma Ponderosa lemon.
Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.
Notes and observations:
12/2/1987, EMN: Fruit examined- a market type lemon.
Description from The Citrus Industry Vol. 1 (1967):
" Corpaci is a local Italian variety of interest only in the Simeni area near Siracusa. The fruit has both a well-developed neck and nipple, is low in seed content, and matures earlier than most other varieties. The tree is vigorous, thorny, and productive. "
Availability: Not available through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program. Please check with wholesale nurseries.
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