Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. RUTACEAE
VI 448 (No longer available)
Received as budwood from Glen Dale Quarantine Facility, import from Japan, 1984..
Rootstocks of accession
Season of ripeness at Riverside
October to November
Notes and observations
W. P. Bitters says this is a pummelo--EMN 1986.
1/26/1990, EMN: Heavy crop both small trees. Fruit medium-small for a pummelo. Rind medium yellow, moderately rough with depressed lines radiating unevenly from stem end (ie: semi-ugly). Medium thick rind, flesh greenish-yellow, juicy; seedy; too sour to eat at this date.
No longer commercially available in California. 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.