16 relations: Blight, Botanical name, Carl Linnaeus, Citrus, Citrus rootstock, Citrus taxonomy, Citrus tristeza virus, Cold-hardy citrus, Constantine Samuel Rafinesque, Fahrenheit, Grapefruit, Nematode, Phytophthora, Trifoliate orange, University of California, Riverside Citrus Variety Collection, Walter Tennyson Swingle.
Blight refers to a specific sign affecting plants in response to infection by a pathogenic organism.
A botanical name is a formal scientific name conforming to the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (ICN) and, if it concerns a plant cultigen, the additional cultivar or Group epithets must conform to the International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants (ICNCP).
Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.
Citrus is a genus of flowering trees and shrubs in the rue family, Rutaceae.
Citrus rootstock refers to selected plants within the genus citrus, that furnish as rootstock for other citrus plants.
Citrus taxonomy refers to the botanical classification of the species, varieties, cultivars, and graft hybrids within the genus Citrus and related genera, found in cultivation and in the wild.
Citrus tristeza virus (CTV) is a viral species of the genus Closterovirus that causes the most economically damaging disease to its namesake plant genus, Citrus.
Cold-hardy citrus is citrus with increased frost tolerance and which may be cultivated far beyond traditional citrus growing regions.
Constantine Samuel Rafinesque-Schmaltz, as he is known in Europe (October 22, 1783 – September 18, 1840), was a nineteenth-century polymath born near Constantinople in the Ottoman Empire and self-educated in France.
The Fahrenheit scale is a temperature scale based on one proposed in 1724 by Dutch-German-Polish physicist Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit (1686–1736).
The grapefruit (Citrus × paradisi) is a subtropical citrus tree known for its sour to semi-sweet, somewhat bitter fruit.
The nematodes or roundworms constitute the phylum Nematoda (also called Nemathelminthes).
Phytophthora (from Greek (phytón), "plant" and (phthorá), "destruction"; "the plant-destroyer") is a genus of plant-damaging oomycetes (water molds), whose member species are capable of causing enormous economic losses on crops worldwide, as well as environmental damage in natural ecosystems.
The trifoliate orange, Poncirus trifoliata or Citrus trifoliata, is a member of the family Rutaceae.
The UCR Citrus Variety Collection (CVC) is one of the most important collections of citrus diversity in the world.
Walter Tennyson Swingle (January 8, 1871 – January 19, 1952) was an American agricultural botanist who contributed greatly to the classification and taxonomy of citrus.