Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck RUTACEAE
Received as budwood from China, 1979.
Rootstocks of accession
Season of ripeness at Riverside
January to March
Notes and observations
2/8/1988, EMN: A slightly elongate, smallish sweet orange; moderately seedy; flavor good but still tart and some fruit have fallen. Appears to have no promise for commercial or backyard.--EMN "Packing slip" with seed said: From China, Peoples Repub. of Donated by Yin-min Ye, Citrus Research Institute, Academy of Agricultural Sciences of China, Chungking, Szechwan. Rec'd 12/1978. Cultivated. Seed. (Destination: W. P. Bitters, etc.)
Not commercially available in California.