page created 2nd March 2006

Click here  for location details of these and other Poncirus trifoliata plants.
Click here for pictures of the 'citroniera' at Turin's Venaria Reale palace.
These two spectacular specimens of the Japanese Bitter Orange, Poncirus trifoliata, were taken in February in Turin (or Torino).
A few remaining fruit can still be seen.
The plants have clearly been regularly trimmed to produce this extremely dense growth.
Click here  for more pictures of Poncirus trifoliata plants in Turin / Torino.