Citrus × limonia (Lemon mandarin)

Lemon tangerine : Fruit with a very acidic and refreshing flavor , the pulp of which is orange like the peel. It is a hybrid that unites lemon (Citrus Limón) and tangerine (Citrus reticulata).

Summary

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  • 1 Common names
  • 2 History
  • 3 Origin
  • 4 Benefits of lemon tangerine juice on skin health and beauty
    • 1 Pests
    • 2 Diseases
  • 5 Sources

Common names

Paraguayan lemon, Missionary lemon, mandarin lime, Canton lime, rough lemon, rangpur lime, cravo lemon, hime lemon, sour tangerine ([Southern Zone of Costa Rica]), lime, mandarin lemon. It is a citrus fruit, with a very acid flavor and orange peel and pulp.

History

The name lime in connection with this fruit is frequently misapplied because of the similarity between Rangpur and true limes. However, Rangpurs are highly acidic and can be used as a substitute for commercial files.

Origin

Its origin is possibly from India . It was introduced to the US in the late 19th century by “[Oneco’s Reasoner Brothers]”, obtaining seed from northwestern India. It is used as an ornamental, or pot plant, and outside [USA], primarily as a grafting foot . In [Costa Rica] it is widely used, it is very common in home patios and commercially preferred over lemon and lime.

Benefits of lemon tangerine juice on skin health and beauty

The mandarin lemon is a [hybrid] between the mandarin Citrus reticulata and the lemon Citrus × limon. Canton lime, rough lemon, rangpur lime, cravo lemon, hime lemon, sour tangerine (Southern Zone of Costa Rica ), lime, mandarin lemon. Orange meat; juicy. Abundant, small, highly poly-embryonic seeds and light green cotyledons. The fruit hangs on the tree for a long period. The mandarin lemon is juicy and contains many properties for the benefit of health, among them it has large amounts of Vitamin C which protects the immune system if it is consumed regularly in hot or cold climates in order to avoid future colds, likewise we help prevent the skin from drying out. It also helps control obesity.

 

Pests

  • Fruit fly
  • African Psila
  • Citrus miner
  • White fly
  • Red spider (mite)

Diseases

  • Bold
  • Ferric
  • Sadness virus

 

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