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Jochimsen grapefruit

Citrus paradisi Macfadyen


CRC 2784

PI 539466




Photos by Toni Siebert and David Karp, CVC, 5/22/2008. Photo rights. 25 year old trees. 


Source: Received as seed from Mr. Jochimsen, Baseline Ave., La Verne, Ca, 1942.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: February to June


Notes and observations:

Seedlings were obtained from seedbed at Jochimsen's place on Baseline Ave., La Verne. They were grown from seed of a large grapefruit seedling near his house. The seed from this tree has been used by nurserymen for rootstock purpose.

3/21/1988, EMN: This is a typical seedy white grapefruit.

5/29/2009, DK & TS: Seedy, standard white grapefruit.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Jochimsen grapefruit





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