Citrus Macrophylla (Alemow)

DESCRIPTION

The citrus Macrophylla belongs to the Papeda family. It is not a common tree, and is likely a hybrid between a citron and a Philippine citrus called Biasong.

USES AND FUN FACTS

Its fruits are not edible, but some populations do cultivate this tree for medical purposes or to use it as a rootstock for other citruses.

WEATHER RESISTANCE

This tree is small-sized and very spiny; it usually grows in tropical areas.

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