Citrus reticulata Blanco RUTACEAE
Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, 1/2011, CVC. Photo rights.
Source: Received as budwood from H.B. Frost, Riverside, Calif. 1915.
Parentage/origins: 'King' tangor and 'Willowleaf' mandarin
Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange
Season of ripeness at Riverside: November to January
Description from The Citrus Industry Vol. 1 (1967):
"Fruit small-sized, oblate; rind faintly pebbled; seeds numerous. Light yellowish-orange; flavor rich and sweet. Matures early. Tree vigorous and tends strongly to alternate bearing.
Availability: Commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program.
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