Alemoen pummelo

Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. RUTACEAE

CRC 2487 
PI 539381, 97930


Received as seed from Allison V. Armour Expedition (Java), Paramaribo, Suriname, A.A. Exp. #3687, 1932.


Parents unknown. Open pollinated seedling

Rootstocks of accession

Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

Season of ripeness at Riverside

January to March

Notes and observations

3/10/1954, WPB: Heavy crop. 1/2 on ground. Round. Seedy. White flesh, sweet. At peak. 

1/13/1988, EMN: Many on ground; medium size fruit. Rind nearly white, moderately thick; flesh pale pink, not white as reported by WPB in 1954; still sour now. 

3/16/1989, EMN: Most of crop on ground. Flavor not particularly good, and still too tart for my taste.


Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Alemoen pummelo



Alemoen Pummelo CRC 2487004
Alemoen Pummelo CRC 2487002
Alemoen Pummelo CRC 2487005
Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.10/30/2013.
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