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Citrus ID

 

Citraldin

 

Synonyms

 

None

Cultivar or taxon

 

Citrus reticulata Blanco hybrid x Citrus trifoliata L. (sensu Mabberley 2004, Bayer et al. 2009); Citrus reticulata Blanco hybrid x Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf. (sensu Swingle and Reece sec. Cottin 2002); Citrus madurensis Lour. x Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf. (sensu Tanaka sec. Cottin 2002; sec. NPGS/GRIN 2010)

Description

 

Crown compact or dense, not weeping. First-year twig surface glabrous; second- or third-year twig surface striate; thorns straight; prickles absent or not persistent. Petiole glabrous, length medium, wings narrow adjoining the blade. Leaflets one or three, margin bluntly toothed, rachis wings absent, shade leaflet blades weakly conduplicate, sun leaflet blades weakly or strongly conduplicate. Crushed leaflets without discernible scent. Fruit broader than long; rind yellow (7-10), yellow-orange (11), orange (12), or red-orange (13); rind texture medium rough (6-7) or rough (8); firmness leathery; navel absent; flesh orange; taste sour.

References

 

Bayer, R.J., D.J. Mabberley, C. Morton, C.H. Miller, I.K. Sharma, B.E. Pfeil, S. Rich, R. Hitchcock, and S. Sykes. 2009. A molecular phylogeny of the orange subfamily (Rutaceae: Aurantioideae) using nine cpDNA sequences. American Journal of Botany 96: 668–685.

Cottin, R. 2002. Citrus of the World: A citrus directory. Version 2.0. France: SRA INRA-CIRAD.

Mabberley, D.J. 2004. Citrus (Rutaceae): A review of recent advances in etymology, systematics and medical applications. Blumea 49: 481–498.

Resources

 

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Citrus ID Edition 2
October, 2011
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