Citrus vitiensis Tanaka RUTACEAE
Received as budwood from Rubidoux Tract variety block- buds from tree 1188, 1914.
Parents unknown. C. macroptera x C. maxima (unknown cultivar)
Rootstocks of accession
Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange
Season of ripeness at Riverside
October to November
Notes and observations
Exocortis mostly removed by shoot tip grafting; still has very mild strain. Medium-small for a pummelo; broad pyriform shape with distinct neck, broad nipple and small persistent style; medium-yellow, medium-thick, smooth rind; flesh pale yellow, sour now, moderately seedy. May be pummelo hybrid.
Not commercially available in California.