Citrus maxima (Burman) Merr.

Common Names

Pomelo, Pommelo, Pompelmous, Pummelo, Shaddock

Description

Green, yellow, or orange skin, pear shaped, large seed, divided green or pink flesh, think skin.

Origin

Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Tahiti, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Comments

Host for fruit files (including Anastrepha spp., Bactrocera spp., & Ceratitis spp.).


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