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Soh Niamtra mandarin

Citrus reticulata Blanco

CRC 3260

PI 254779

 

Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC.  Photo rights.  

 

Source: Received as seed from Govt. Fruit Exp. Sta., Shillong, India, 1959.

 

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.

 

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

 

Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time.

 

Notes and observations:

Polyembryonic.

EMN, 3/1987: Medium-large mandarin even with mod. heavy crop on trees. About 1/3 of crop on ground now. Medium-orange rind color, peels & sections very well, flavor only fair, overripe now.

EMN, 11/23/1988: Color break just starting. Fruit is sweet but flavor is poor, and too much rag.

 

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

 

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Soh Niamtra mandarin



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