Interspecific somatic hybrid of Ichang papeda with Valencia orange.

Protoplasts from the leaf of Ichang papeda (Citrus ichangensis Swingle) were fused with the protoplasts of embryogenic suspension culture of Valencia orange (Citrus sinensis Osbeck) in vitro by polyethylene glycol (PEG)-induced fusion. The regenerated embryoids were malformed and were transferred onto shoot induction medium. The shoots were then grafted on… CONTINUE READING