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Castelo lime

Citrus aurantifolia (Christm.) Swingle

 

CRC 4062

PI 654850

VI 637

 

castelocastelo

castelocastelo 

Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC, 11/03/2009. Photo rights.

 

Source: Received as a live plant from Raul Gonzales, LCFS, from Valle de los Yaquis, Sonora, Mexico, 2001.

 

Parentage/origins: Castelo is a selection of Mexican lime.

 

Rootstocks of accession: Yuma Ponderosa lemon

 

Season of ripeness at Riverside: October to December

 

Availability: Commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program.

 

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Castelo lime

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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