Ehime mandarin orange has round shape, dark orange color, oil cell thin, smooth, beautiful appearance, easy to peel. Sugar 15 °, acid 0.5 ° below, no nuclear, taste fine slag, fragrance and refreshing, excellent flavor. Resistant to storage, cold resistance, excellent yield, the results of a string, is a very promising early maturing varieties of citrus.
Reducing acid early, Ehime citrus in the end of November have the best taste, but in mid-November to market. Ehime citrus and Nankou mature at the same period, but Ehime citrus has more tender slag, and has no floating skin, overcome the shortcomings of the Nankou’s water shortage, Ehime is the best replace varieties of Nankou,suitable for annual average temperature 16C ° cultivation, it is also the ideal species in the northern edge of citrus.
Ehime Citrus is precocious. Relative to the general miscellaneous oranges mature period of about a month or so. Favorable to fill the vacancy period of the citrus market. Fruit harvest according to the citrus fruit maturity, use, market needs to determine the harvest period. when Rain and fruit noodles dry not pick fruit. Fruit workers should wear gloves, with round fruit cutter to cut fruit with fruit stalk together, and then cut the fruit pedicle, gently. In the order of from outside to inside, from top to bottom to pick fruit. Require all the fruit container wall smooth, harvest the fruit should be promptly transported to the packaging field or storage. Avoid sun and rain.