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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Citrus
Citrus is a common term and genus of flowering plants in the family Rutaceae, originating in tropical and subtropical southeast Asia.
The Minneola tangelo is a citrus fruit hybrid of a grapefruit and a tangerine.
Citrus is a common term and genus of flowering plant in the Family Rutaceae, comprising trees such as orange, lemon, grapefruit, lime, and tangerine.
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 Citrus (Orange, Lemon, Lime, Grapefruit, Naartjie genus)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The genus Citrus is native to southeast Asia, occurring from northern India to China and south through Malaysia, the East Indies and the Philippines.
Citrus fruits are high in vitamin C, flavonoids, acids and volatile oils.
Citrus grandis is not grown commercially these days but is still grown as a garden tree.
www.museums.org.za /bio/plants/rutaceae/citrus.htm   (1031 words)

  
 Sorting Citrus names
They have postulated that three true biological species should be recognised (ie C. grandis, C. medica and C. reticulata), and that all the others should be considered of probable hybrid origin.
Swingle W.T. 1943, The Botany of Citrus and its Relatives of the Orange Sub-family.
Swingle W.T. and Reece P.C. 1967, The Botany of Citrus and its Wild Relatives.
www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au /Sorting/Citrus_1.html   (1582 words)

  
 Articles - Citrus
The genus is commercially important as many species are cultivated for their fruit, which are eaten fresh or pressed for juice.
´´Citrus reticulata´´ tends to be the hardiest of the common Citrus species and can withstand short periods down to as cold as −10 °C, but realistically temperatures not falling below −2 °C are required for successful cultivation [1].
In the United States the earliest surviving orangery is at the Tayloe House, Mount Airy, Virginia.
www.ranau.net /articles/Citrus   (1159 words)

  
 Mouse Hunter - Karim2k Blog: February 2005 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
It had developed as a natural cross of the pummelo (Citrus grandis) with the sweet orange (Citrus sinensis), it is rather closer to the first than the second.
It was not distinguished from the pummelo botanically until the 1830s when it was given the name Citrus paradisi.
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