Citrus rugulosa hort. ex Tanaka RUTACEAE
Received as budwood from India via Plant Intro. Station, Glenn Dale, MD, 1954.
Rootstocks of accession
Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange
Season of ripeness at Riverside
October to November
Notes and observations
It is called a "pummelo-like fruit."
2/22/1988, EMN: Is probably a pummelo hybrid. Most fruit on the ground now. A medium sized, yellow, slightly rough, round to pyriform fruit. Thick rind; moderately seedy; pale orange-yellow flesh, juicy, sour.
Description from The Citrus Industry Vol. 1 (1967)
"Of limited commercial importance in Japan are several other pummelo-like fruits either known or thought to have originated as chance seedlings.
Not commercially important but of interest in the category of pummelo-like fruits are the Asahikan (C. asahikan Tan.) of Japan and the Attani (C. rugulosa Tan.) of India."
Not commercially available in California.