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Sweet pummelo

Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. RUTACEAE

CRC 3067
PI 539388

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

Source: Received as seed from Ed Pollock, Molong Road, N.S.W. Australia, 1954.

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

Season of ripeness at Riverside: October to November

Notes and observations:

White next to core, pink next to rind; very sour. Large, round, medium-yellow color; thick rind, hollow core; very seedy; flesh ricey.

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

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