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Citrus => Cold Hardy Citrus => Topic started by: Radoslav on February 19, 2018, 02:08:54 PM

Title: Relationship between the amount of biomembrane fatty acids and cold resistance
Post by: Radoslav on February 19, 2018, 02:08:54 PM
http://www.crec.ifas.ufl.edu/academics/classes/HOS6545/pdf/sun_and_zhang_1990.pdf (http://www.crec.ifas.ufl.edu/academics/classes/HOS6545/pdf/sun_and_zhang_1990.pdf)
Title: Re: Relationship between the amount of biomembrane fatty acids and cold resistance
Post by: Radoslav on February 22, 2018, 03:39:43 PM
As the article states, mandarin Bendizao could withstand -10C.
(https://s17.postimg.cc/c0t0xy76z/Bendizao.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/image/c0t0xy76z/)
Plant in Corse INRA:
(https://s17.postimg.cc/gmp56ddbf/Citrus_succosa_SRA582a.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/image/gmp56ddbf/)
My plant:
Citrus succosa SRA582 Bendi zao
本地早
(https://s17.postimg.cc/mavfxcpej/DSCN1128.jpg) (https://postimg.cc/image/mavfxcpej/)
Title: Re: Relationship between the amount of biomembrane fatty acids and cold resistance
Post by: Zitrusgaertner on February 23, 2018, 06:48:22 AM
Radoslav, is it available in Europe?
Title: Re: Relationship between the amount of biomembrane fatty acids and cold resistance
Post by: Radoslav on February 23, 2018, 08:48:26 AM
Radoslav, is it available in Europe?

Yes, under the name Citrus succosa SRA582 Bendizao its in INRA collection.
I have a small plant from the budwood from that source.