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Orange of Heaven acidless sweet orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck


CRC 371

PI 539616


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


Source: Received as budwood from Dr. Fawcett's #63, from Dr.Heintz, City Point, Florida, 1914.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.


Notes and observations:

JAB: Moreira in 1952 said that this is the same as Laranga Lima, see CRC #950.

EMN, 3/23/1987: Fruit compared to Lima and appears very similar.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.

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