Citrus × limon L. Burm.f.
Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, CVC. 4/8/2011. Photo rights.
Source: Received as a cutting from Lasscock's Nursery, South Australia, 1939.
Parentage/origins: This lemon was formerly known as Seedless Lisbon, but is now believed to not be a Lisbon-type lemon at all. It has since adopted the name "Seedless Lemon".
Rootstocks of accession: Yuma Ponderosa lemon, Citrus macrophylla
Season of ripeness at Riverside: Unknown at this time
Notes and observations:
11/1987, EMN: Not quite totally seedless, but close.
TJS: Was once thought to be a Lisbon-type lemon, but DNA markers have proved this to be untrue. It is reported to have low production rates.
Availability: Commercially available in California through the Citrus Clonal Protection Program.
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