Turkey is the country in the world where this variety is grown the most, and especially in the Eastern Mediterranean Region. Being a very early variety, it takes the biggest share in Turkish lemon exports.
It has a large sized, elliptical long shape with a greenish-yellow flesh and few seeds (6-7 seeds). The rind is light green, thin, bright and smooth. Its peculiar characteristic is the leaning nipple. Juice content 31,39 %.
MOrigin : Nizza - Sicily
Year of Release : 1875
Fruit Rind : Light green, bright, thin and smooth
Fruit Meat : Greenish yellow
Fruit Shape : Wide, long, cylindrica
Fruit Diameter : l55-60 mm
Fruit Weight : 105-110 g
Shell’s Adhesion : Medium
Juice Level : 31,39%
Seed Level : 6-7 seeds
Puffing : Late, possible after harvest
Maturity/Harvest Period : September-October, earliest variety
Periodicity : Possible