Castelo Lime

Citrus aurantifolia  (Christm.) Swingle 

CRC 4062
PI 654850
VI 637


Received as a live plant from Raul Gonzales, LCFS, from Valle de los Yaquis, Sonora, Mexico, 2001.


Castelo is a selection of Mexican lime.

Rootstocks of accession

Yuma Ponderosa lemon

Season of ripeness at Riverside

October to December


Commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection ProgramClick here to order budwood.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Castelo lime



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Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC, 11/03/2009.
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