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Early Sicily (C1867) seedless mandarin
New Italian triploid hybrid.
Hybrid of Oroval clementine x tetraploid Tarocco orange, seedless mandarin type.
Troya and Carizzo Citrange rootstocks recommended
Evaluation as an early season variety continuing in Qld. SUPERIOR early season variety for southern growing regions.(Imperial replacement for this area) To obtain anthocyanin pigment on tree, chilling is required. Internal anthocyanin pigment developed after 4 weeks in cool store and improved after 8 weeks in cool store. Fruit is round with a slight ‘neck’. No detriment or leaf drop from high nutrition program. Trials have shown C1867 is sensitive to Cit-tite®.