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Madam Vinous sweet orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck


CRC 3861

PI 539625

VI 307



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


Source: Received as budwood from John Carpenter, USDCS, Indio, Ca, 1967.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.


Notes and observations:

EMN, 3/23/1987: Nice flavored fruit, much of crop now on ground.

EMN, 2/8/1988: A typical mid-season seedy sweet orange.

TJS, 4/15/2011: Seedlings of Madam Vinous grown under warm condition in a greenhouse makes an excellent indicator plant for Stubborn disease.

Availability: Commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program. Click here to order budwood.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Madam Vinous sweet orange



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