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Rio Grande navel orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck


CRC 3315

PI 539571

VI 437





Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, 1/15/2010, CVC. Photo rights.


Source: Received as seed from Dr. William Cooper, USDA, Weslaco, Texas, 1959.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: December to January


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

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Rio Grande navel orange


Citrograph, Dec. 1985, pp 31.







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