Citrus medica L.
Received as budwood from South Coast Field Station in Irvine, Ca, 1966.
Parents unknown. From a citron tree growing at South Coast Field Station in Irvine, Ca.
Rootstocks of accession
Yuma Ponderosa lemon
Season of ripeness at Riverside
November to January
Notes and observations
12/2/1987, EMN: This is a medium sized elongate citron with a prominent nose. Rind yellow, moderately pebbled & furrowed. Rind thick to very thick, flesh greenish, sour; seedy.
12/5/2006, DK & TS: Elongate, egg-shaped; thick, sweet rind; flesh rather dry, sour, but with good citron flavor; fairly seedy; probably an Etrog type.
Not commercially available in California.