Citrus limon L. Burm.f.
VI 423 (No longer available)
Received as budwood from Iran, via Glen Dale & CCPP, 1979.
Rootstocks of accession
Yuma Ponderosa lemon, Citrus macrophylla
Season of ripeness at Riverside
Unknown at this time.
Notes and observations
This accession received thermotherapy & shoot tip grafting during processing as a foreign import & new VI.
11/16/1987, EMN: Leaves broad, blunt tipped, cupped; not at all typical of true lemon. Young growth & fruit purple. Fruit is like a smallish, roundish lemon. Probably no commercial or other potential.
No longer commercially available in California. This accession no longer has an approved budsource. Please refer to the CCP for information on another approved budsource or to start a reintroduction inquiry.