Bitter Orange

Bitter orange tree (Citrus aurantium) in Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain.

Citrus aurantium

Synonyms:
Neroli
Bitter Orange (Wikipedia)

Citrus× aurantium
Citrus aurantium.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Rosids
Order:Sapindales
Family:Rutaceae
Genus:Citrus
Species:
C. × aurantium
Binomial name
Citrus× aurantium
L., 1753
Synonyms
List
    • Aurantium × acre Mill.
    • Aurantium × bigarella Poit. & Turpin
    • Aurantium × corniculatum Mill.
    • Aurantium × corniculatum Poit. & Turpin
    • Aurantium × coronatum Poit. & Turpin
    • Aurantium × distortum Mill.
    • Aurantium × humile Mill.
    • Aurantium × myrtifolium Descourt.
    • Aurantium × orientale Mill.
    • Aurantium × silvestre Pritz.
    • Aurantium × sinense (L.) Mill.
    • Aurantium × variegatum Barb.Rodr.
    • Aurantium × vulgare (Risso) M. Gómez
    • Citrus bigaradia Risso & Poit.
    • Citrus humilis (Mill.) Poir.
    • Citrus × amara Link
    • Citrus × aurata Risso
    • Citrus × benikoji Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × bigaradia Loisel.
    • Citrus × calot Lag.
    • Citrus × canaliculata Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × changshan-huyou Y.B.Chang
    • Citrus × communis Poit. & Turpin
    • Citrus × dulcimedulla Pritz.
    • Citrus × dulcis Pers.
    • Citrus × florida Salisb.
    • Citrus × funadoko Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × fusca Lour.
    • Citrus × glaberrima Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × humilis (Mill.) Poir.
    • Citrus × intermedia Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × iwaikan Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × iyo Yu.Tanaka nom. inval.
    • Citrus × karna Raf.
    • Citrus × keraji Yu.Tanaka nom. inval.
    • Citrus × kotokan Hayata
    • Citrus × medioglobosa Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × mitsuharu Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × myrtifolia (Ker Gawl.) Raf.
    • Citrus × natsudaidai (Yu.Tanaka) Hayata
    • Citrus × omikanto Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × pseudogulgul Shirai
    • Citrus × reshni (Engl.) Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × rokugatsu Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × rumphii Risso
    • Citrus × sinograndis Yu.Tanaka nom. inval.
    • Citrus × subcompressa (Tanaka) Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × sulcata Yu.Tanaka nom. inval.
    • Citrus × taiwanica Yu.Tanaka & Shimada
    • Citrus × tangelo J.W.Ingram & H.E.Moore
    • Citrus × tengu Yu.Tanaka nom. inval.
    • Citrus × tosa-asahi Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × truncata Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × vulgaris Risso
    • Citrus × yatsushiro Yu.Tanaka
    • Citrus × yuge-hyokan Yu.Tanaka

Bitter orange, Seville orange, sour orange, bigarade orange, or marmalade orange is the citrus tree Citrus × aurantium and its fruit. It is native to Southeast Asia and has been spread by humans to many parts of the world. It is probably a cross between the pomelo, Citrus maxima, and the mandarin orange, Citrus reticulata.

Bitter Orange (Wiktionary)

English

Noun

bitter orange (countable and uncountable, plural bitter oranges)

  1. A citrus tree of the species Citrus ×aurantium, also called Citrus aurantium.
  2. A citrus tree of the species Citrus limetta.
  3. The fruit of these species.

Synonyms

  • (Citrus aurantium): Seville orange, sour orange, bigarade orange, marmalade orange

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