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Marsh seedy grapefruit

Citrus paradisi Macfadyen


CRC 1565

PI 539461 



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


Source: Received as budwood from Dixon Ranch, 1925.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: February to June


Notes and observations:

1985, EMN: Smooth-seedy. This accession had exocortis and seedling yellows, removed by shoot tip grafting.

3/21/1988, EMN:This is a typical seedy white grapefruit. Appears very similar to CRC Nos. 2784, 3139, 3068, 3832.

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


Availability: Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Marsh seedy grapefruit





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