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Perhaps introgressed hybrid of C. maxima × C. reticulata
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Other use

Source of Vitamin C.

Geographical distribution

  • Asia-Tropical

Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

Genus: Citrus
Species: sinensis (L.) Osbeck
Common names: Orange; Sweet Orange
Distribution summary: Probable origin S.E.Asia
Habit: Tree
Hardiness: H2 - Tender; cool or frost-free greenhouse
Garden status: Currently grown
Garden location: Plants in pots (POT), Plants in pots (POT)
Reason for growing: Medicinal

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