These pictures are of some of the Australian native citrus varieties (formerly Microcitrus) in the Tintori "Hesperidarium" in Italy.
The cross-section is from
a fallen fruit, about 2cms in diameter.
A specimen of Microcitrus papuana, about 3' (1m) tall
A specimen of Citrus glauca, the Desert Lime, about 4' (1m30) tall.
page created 19th October 2004