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Hill mandarin

Citrus reticulata Blanco

CRC 3847

PI 539522

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


Source: Received as seed from India, 1965.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown. Open pollinated seedling.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.


Notes and observations:

EMN, 1/18/1989: Huge crop, at least 1/2 on ground now. A puffy Ponkan-type. Moderate size considering heavy crop. Peels & sections well. Flavor fair to good; moderately seedy. Not of commercial or backyard promise.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Hill mandarin


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