Germplasm: Kumquat Marumi

Citrus fruits BRC


Germplasm name
Kumquat Marumi
Accession number
SRA 482
Accession synonyms
Chinkan, Chintou, Chin tou, Golden, Hsia chü, Jin dou, Jin gan, Jin ju, Jin kan, Kin Kan, Lu chü, Lu ju, Luowen, Maru kinkan, Muntala, round, Shan chü, Shan ju, Vangasay, Xia ju
Fortunella = FORTUNE


Stock center name
Presence status


Institute Accession number Distribution status
UE Citrus SRA 482 Available with restrictions

Evaluation Data

Adherence of epicarp to mesocarp
Modérée | Moderate
Adherence of segments to each other
Forte | Strong
Aroma of juice
Faible | Weak
Average number of seeds per fruit
5 - 9 | 5 - 9
Chalazal spot color
Crème | Cream
Color of juice
Jaune pâle | Pale yellow
Color of mesocarp
Jaune | Yellow
Color of pulp
Jaune | Yellow
Cotyledon color
Vert | Green
Cross-section of axis
Ronde | Round
Diameter of fruit axis
Epicarp color
Orange | Orange
Fruit axis
Plein | Solid
Fruit diameter
20 - 39 mm | 20 - 39 mm
Fruit height
20 - 39 mm | 20 - 39 mm
Fruit shape
Sphéroïde | Spheroid
Fruit weight
20 - 59 g | 20 - 59 g
Juice in endocarp
Nature of oil glands
Très voyante | Very conspicuous
Number of segments per fruit
5 - 9 | 5 - 9
Petiole wings
Sans | Absent
Presence of areola
Poncirus Pomeroy | Pomeroy trifoliate orange
Seeds color
Crème | Cream
Shape of apex of fruit
Convexe | Convex
Shape of base of fruit
Convexe | Convex
Shape of petiole wings
Sans | Absent
Shape of seeds
Semi-sphéroïde | Semi-spheroid
Shape of vesicles
Moyenne | Medium
Size of vesicles
Moyenne | Medium
Stylar scar
Fermée | Closed
Surface of epicarp
Lisse | Smooth
Texture of pulp
Aisément séparable | Easily tear
Texture of seed surface
Lisse | Smooth
Thickness of mesocarp
Toughness of skin around segments
Très fragile | Very delicate
Uniformity of color of pulp
Uniforme | Uniform
Width of epicarp at equatorial area


Collection Nationale Citrus (National collection)
French National Citrus Collection (National collection)