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Otomikan pummelo

Citrus sinograndis hort. ex Yu. Tanaka RUTACEAE

CRC 3148
PI 539669

Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.10/30/2013. Photo rights.

Source: Received as seed from H. Yoshimura, Univ. of Osaka, Japan, 1956.

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown. Open pollinated seedling.

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

Season of ripeness at Riverside: October to November

Notes and observations:

12/1987, EMN: This appears to be a pummelo. Large yellow fruit; globose with some fruits flattened at both ends; thick rind, large hollow core, seedy; flesh yellowish/white, coarse appearing; sour.

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

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