Tau Yau pummelo

Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. RUTACEAE

CRC 2583
PI 539382


Received as a cutting in 1935.


Parents unknown.

Rootstocks of accession

Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

Season of ripeness at Riverside

October to November

Notes and observations

Medium-sized, globose; pale yellow, moderately smooth, moderately thick rind; large pithy core; flesh greenish-yellow; flavor fair to good, slightly tart; extremely seedy.


Not commercially available in California.


USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Tau Yau pummelo



Tau Yau pummelo
Tau Yau pummelo
Tau Yau pummelo
Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.10/30/2013.
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