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Sour pummelo

Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. RUTACEAE

CRC 3066
PI 539387


Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.10/30/2013. Photo rights.

Source: Received as seed from Ed Pollock, Molong Road, N.S.W., Australia, 1954.

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

Season of ripeness at Riverside: October to November

Notes and observations:

Medium-large, flattened both ends, about shape of Encore mandarin; rind light yellow, medium thickness; large, pithy central core; greenish flesh, very seedy, flavor sour but not excessively.

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

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