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Trifoliate Orange

Citrus trifoliata


Highly thorned tree with 3-4 cm diameter fruits and 4-6cm thorns. Fruits are green to yellow (depending on ripeness) and have a fuzzy exterior and the fragrance of bitter citrus. Leaves occur in groups of 3. This is an introduced plant from Japan or China.


Overgrown edge of forest near an open field/disturbed habitat.

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Plainville, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Oct 23, 2017
Submitted on Oct 23, 2017

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