citrus

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  • Info Citrus is a common term and genus (Citrus) of flowering plants in the rue family, Rutaceae. more...
  • The is known around the world for its work in citrus research and development.
  • He eventually retired in Florida where he went into the citrus business.
  • The Citrus Bowl has been home field to several short-lived professional football teams.
  • They were the basis of the state's successful 20th century citrus industry.
  • It has been reported in all citrus-growing regions in Asia except Japan.
  • The city is known as the national capital of citrus production.
  • After the Civil War, the area was put into extensive citrus production.
  • Previously young citrus trees were grown outdoors before disease pressure became an issue.
  • As the settlement grew, the residents began to plant citrus trees and build one room school houses and churches.
  • Originally an important center for citrus production, the region became an important industrial area by the early 20th century.
  • Citrus production was important to the region's development in the earlier part of the 20th century.
  • There was too little access to water for citrus growing.
  • More than half a million citrus trees located around Emerald had to be destroyed.
  • The county is generally said to have been named for the citrus fruit (once its most famous product).
  • Total production and consumption of citrus fruit has grown strongly since the 1980s.
  • The city is known for its fresh, sweet water, berries and citrus trees.
  • The citrus was then taken by rail across the United States.
  • The island is famous for its citrus fruits grown in this area.
  • Some say that the plant is native to China and is one of the most cold hardy citrus.
  • Its economy grew as tourism was added to its citrus and commercial fishing industries.
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Synonyms of citrus

Meaning of citrus

  • noun Any of numerous fruits of the genus citrus having thick rind and juicy pulp; grown in warm regions
  • noun Any of numerous tropical usually thorny evergreen trees of the genus citrus having leathery evergreen leaves and widely cultivated for their juicy edible fruits having leathery aromatic rinds