Nepolitana Satsuma mandarin

Citrus unshiu Marcovitch

CRC 3848
PI 539690
VI 365
 (No longer available)


Received as seed from Colombia, South America, via W. Reuther, 1967.


Parents unknown.

Rootstocks of accession

Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

Season of ripeness at Riverside

October to December

Notes and observations

8/1987, EMN: Six seedling budlines fruited at Lindcove; all appeared totally identical. Named "Nepolitana" Satsuma by W. Reuther. This fruit appears identical to Frost Owari Satsuma at Lindcove.


No longer commercially available in California. This accession no longer has an approved bud source. Please refer to the CCPP for information on another approved bud source or to start a reintroduction inquiry.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Nepolitana Satsuma mandarin


Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.


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