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Bitters Newhall navel orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

CRC 4228


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


Source: Received as budwood from the NCGRCDwho received it as budwood from the UCR Breeding program, 2002.


Parentage/origins: From a seedling of 'Newhall' selected by WP Bitters in the 1960's or 1970's.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: November to Decembert


Notes and observations:

This particular selection is supposed to be the best of these seedlings, having superior color, according to WPB.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Bitters Newhall navel





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