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East Highlands sweet orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck RUTACEAE


CRC 2369

PI 539592

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


Source: Received as budwood from East Highlands Orange Co., 1931.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown. East Highlands Orange Co.- Winn 58-7. Selection of Dr. F.F. Halma.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: January to March


Notes and observations:

3/23/1987, EMN: Fruit still tart at this time.

2/08/1988, EMN: A typical mid-season, seedy sweet orange.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for East Highlands sweet orange




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