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Thornton tangelo

Citrus tangelo J.W. Ingram & H.E. Moore

 

CRC 2013

PI 539697

 

 

Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.  Photo rights.

 

Source: Received as budwood from the Date Gardens, Indio, CA, 1930.

 

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.

 

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

 

Season of ripeness at Riverside: January to March

 

Notes and observations:

4/1987, EMN: Medium sized orange fruit- rough & ugly, tart flavor, moderately seedy.

 

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Thornton tangelo

 

 

 

 

 






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