Citrus aurantium 'Foetifera'
PALERMO BOTANICAL GARDENS
Immature fruit of the old bitter orange variety 'Foetifera' already showing the multiple skin layers of this old variety .
page created 17th July 2009
BIGARADIER A FRUIT FETIFERE from
"Histoire Naturelle des Orangers"
(Paris 1818) by Poiteau and Risso.
photo by Vivai Oscar Tintori of the fruit growing in their collection