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Siamelo tangelo

Citrus tangelo J.W. Ingram & H.E. Moore


CRC 2586

PI 539701


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


Source: Received from USDA, Washington, D.C., 1937.


Parentage/origins: King tangor x unknown grapefruit cultivar


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: December to March


Notes and observations:

Seedling plant from citrus variety studies of Dr. W.T. Swingle.

EMN, 4/1987: This is a small to medium orange fruit- sour & seedy.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Siamelo tangelo






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