Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. RUTACEAE
Received as seed from P.J. Wester, Lamao Bataan, Phillipine Islands, 1915.
Rootstocks of accession
Season of ripeness at Riverside
October to November
Notes and observations
Medium to large, pyriform pummelo with light yellow, thick rind; medium-size hollow core; very seedy; light yellow flesh; sour.
This is interesting merely as a Philippine type, one tree sufficient--H.J.Webber 4/17/35.
12/15/1987, EMN: A medium to large pyriform pummelo with light yellow rind. Most of fruit is on ground following strong wind. Thick rind, medium size hollow core, very seedy, light yellow flesh, sour.
Not commercially available in California.