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Perlis #1 grapefruit

Citrus paradisi Macfadyen


CRC 3886

PI 433293

VI 401 (No longer available)



Photos by Toni Siebert and David Karp, CVC, 5/22/2008. Photo rights. Both on Carrizo, 24 year old trees. 


Source: Received as budwood from Hawaii, via Glen Dale & CCPP, 1979.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: February to June


Notes and observations:

WPB: This is true Perlis.

2/26/1988, EMN: This is a white Marsh type grapefruit. This and CRC 3883 appear alike.

6/10/2009, DK & TS: Fine, tender flesh; juicy, watery; mild flavor.


Availability: No longer commercially available in California. This accession no longer has an approved budsource. Please refer to the CCPP for information on another approved budsource or to start a reintroduction inquiry.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Perlis #1 grapefruit





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