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Sanguinello a Pignu blood orange

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

 

CRC 3829

PI 539553

VI 265 (No longer available)

 

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: No longer commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program. This accession no longer has an approved budsource. Please refer to the CCPP for information on another approved budsource or to start a reintroduction inquiry.

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

       

 

 

 


 

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