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Tien Chieh mandarin (CRC 2590)

Citrus reticulata Blanco


CRC 2590

PI 539495


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

Source: Received as seed from USDA, Washington, D.C., 1935.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.


Notes and observations:

Seedling plant from introduction of Dr. W.T. Swingle. Hu, in 1951, said this is Tien Chieh mandarin.

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Tien Chieh mandarin (CRC 2590)

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