Citrus reticulata Blanco RUTACEAE
VI 281 (No longer available)
Received as budwood from Dr. Joe Furr, USDCS, Indio, CA, via Dr. Reece, Texas, 1968.
Rootstocks of accession
Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange
Season of ripeness at Riverside
January to March
Notes and observations
3/1987, EMN: Highly alternate bearing. Poor peeler, good flavor. Bower was developed by the USDA in Orlando, Florida.
No longer commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program. This accession no longer has an approved budsource. Please refer to the CCPP for information on another approved budsource or to start a reintroduction inquiry.
Texas Agriculture Experiment Station circular L-1185, July 1973