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This variety, which forms the basis of the navel oranges group, emerged as a result of natural mutation in Brazil. 1945 brought to Antalya from California Citrus Station and is spread from here to Turkey. The tree crown is round and medium in size. Fruits have a uniform distribution on the tree. It is efficient and generally does not show periodicity. The rind is dark orange in color, slightly rough, medium thin thickness. The skin is tightly attached to the flesh. It is a variety suitable for storage and transportation. Fruits are round and nearly round, with a varying size belly at the tip of the style. The pulp is orange-colored, crispy, aromatic and delicious. It is generally seedless. However, rarely 1-2 seeds are encountered. It is a medium early variety. It ripens in late November-mid January. It is suitable for storage and transportation. It is one of the most delicious standard table varieties of our country. There are types such as Parent Washington Navel, Atwood, Fisher and Thomson.

Origin: Brazil
Year of Detection: 1886
Fruit Shell: dark orange, slightly rough, medium thin thickness
Fruit Meat: crispy, aromatic and delicious in orange color
Fruit Shape: Flat-round, slightly oval
Fruit Diameter: 65-70 mm
Fruit Weight: 160-165 gr
Flesh of the Shell: Medium
Juice amount: 45.91%
Core Quantity: 0
Puffing: No
Ripening / Harvesting Period: November / December / January
Periodically: Does not show