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Indian River sweet orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck RUTACEAE


CRC 3859

PI 539623


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


Source: Received as seed from Seedling from CRC 3555, old budline Indian River, 1958.


Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.


Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange


Season of ripeness at Riverside: January to March


Notes and observations:

Six seedling budlines were fruited at Lindcove, all appeared identical.

3/23/1987, EMN: Most fruit on ground at this time.

2/8/1988, EMN: A typical seedy sweet orange of early maturity; many seeds.


Availability: Not commercially available in California.

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Indian River sweet orange



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