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Sanguinello a Pignu blood orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

 

CRC 3829

PI 539553

VI 265

 

pignupignu

pignupignu 

Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, 3/17/2010, CVC. Photo rights.

 

Source: Received as budwood from USDCS, Indio, CA, via CCPP, 1965.

 

Parentage/origins: Parents unknown.

 

Rootstocks of accession: Carrizo citrange, C-35 citrange

 

Season of ripeness at Riverside: December to January

 

Notes and observations:

EMN, 3/23/1987: Similar to Vaccaro (CRC 3242) except that flecks of blood are more frequent and more distributed throughout pulp. Not a highly pigmented blood orange.

EMN, 2/4/1988: Like a sweet orange in flavor, seeds few to moderate in number. See blood orange comparison chart on back of CRC 3152 accession card.

 

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

USDA Germplasm Resources Information Network page for Sanguinello a pignu blood orange

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

       

 

 

 


 

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