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Novelty X Ellendale mandarin hybrid

Citrus reticulata Blanco

CRC 3956

PI 539534

VI 523 (No longer active)



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


Source: Received as budwood from South Africa, 1985.


Parentage/origins: Novelty x Ellendale mandarin hybrid


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown.


Notes and observations:

Produced and selected by Dr. J.H. de Lange in South Africa in 1980. Has only borne limited quantities of fruit to date, so not possible to comment on internal quality. Rind texture, however, is excessively coarse.--Info. from A.T.C. Lee.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.


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