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Italian pink fleshed lemon

Citrus limon L. Burm.f.


CRC 2899

PI 133875


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


Source: Received as budwood from another tree growing at the CRC, Riverside, Ca.

Parentage/origins: Reported to have originally come from New Zealand at an unknown time.


Rootstocks of accession: Yuma Ponderosa lemon


Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.


Notes and observations:

1/14/1988, EMN: Slight to pronounced pink flesh color. No foliage variegation at all.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Italian pink fleshed lemon






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