Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck RUTACEAE
Received as budwood from H-J Su, National Taiwan University, 2003.
Reported to be a seedling selection of 'Gailiancheng' sweet orange.
Rootstocks of accession
Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange
Season of ripeness at Riverside
January to March
Notes and observations
2006, RRK: Seedling selection (1971) of 'Gailiangcheng' made at Hongjiang State Farm, Guangdong, PRC. 'Hongjiang' is one of the major cultivars in western Guangdong Province, PRC. It has an orange-red peel and red pulp and ripens in December.
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.
Zhong, Proc Int Citrus Symp, Guangzhou, PRC, Nov 1990, pp 149-154.