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Bessie sweet orange (CRC 245)

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck RUTACEAE

 

CRC 245

PI 539594

  

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

 

Source: Received as budwood from Dr. Fawcett's #70, Florida collection, 1914.

 

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.

 

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

 

Season of ripeness at Riverside: January to March

 

Notes and observations:

2/08/1988, EMN: A typical mid-season, seedy sweet orange. This and CRC 1693 appear alike.

 

Availability: Not commercially available in California.

 

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Bessie sweet orange (CRC 245)

 

 

 

 


 

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