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Italian pink fleshed lemon

Citrus limon L. Burm.f.

CRC 2899
PI 133875


Source

Received as budwood from another tree growing at the CRC, Riverside, Ca.


Parentage/origins

Reported to have originally come from New Zealand at an unknown time.


Rootstocks of accession

Yuma Ponderosa lemon


Season of ripeness at Riverside

Unknown at this time.


Notes and observations

1/14/1988, EMN: Slight to pronounced pink flesh color. No foliage variegation at all.


Availability

Not commercially available in California.

 

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Italian pink fleshed lemon

 

 

Italian pink fleshed lemon fruit
Italian pink fleshed lemon sliced open
Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.
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